PhD International Politics

Aberystwyth University

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Founded in 1919, the Department of International Politics is the oldest department of its kind in the world. We have an international reputation for our research, known wherever the subject is studied. The Department is renowned for its pioneering research and is recognised as number one in the UK for the study of international politics. In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (2014), the Department of International Politics was placed best in Wales with 69% of publications submitted ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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2nd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
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58th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
27th

Start date and duration

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Full Time
3 years

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Source: IDP Connect, February 2020

Tuition fees

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More info: The fee for 2019/20 is £4,327. There might be slight increase in fee for 2020/21..

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More info: The fee for 2019/20 is £4,327. There might be slight increase in fee for 2020/21..

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More info: The fee for 2019/20 is £14,700. There might be slight increase in fee for 2020/21..

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Latest International Politics reviews

International Politics
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Alec
26 Feb 20

MA International Politics(Specialist)

Overall my university experience has been fantastic. I'm glad I chose Aberystwyth I've made lifelong friends with...
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F
22 Feb 20

So far so good. I have struggled with attending lectures at times and have missed a number of deadlines due to stress...

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How International Politics students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 86 reviews

5 star 63%
4 star 25%
3 star 7%
2 star 3%
1 star 2%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 2,598 reviews

5 star 58%
4 star 33%
3 star 8%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

Aberystwyth University

Penglais Aberystwyth United Kingdom
SY23 3FL United Kingdom Nearest train station: Aberystwyth  1.1 miles away

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