In a rapidly-changing world, our research explores political theories and respon...
Politics and International Relations at Southampton explores the theories, systems and policies that impact the lives of everyone on the planet.
Our research and degree courses unlock the political dimensions of key world issues including migration, human rights, global warming, pandemics and energy.
With academics at the forefront of international policy research, our students benefit from the latest perspectives on global politics: we are second in the Russell Group for overall student satisfaction (NSS 2015).
To mark the 50th anniversary of Social Sciences at Southampton, BBC North America Editor and Southampton Politics alumnus Jon Sopel shares his memories and sends a message to our future graduates.