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School of Social and Political Science: Undergraduate study


Politics & International Relations

The MA (Hons) Politics and MA (Hons) International Relations degrees offer comprehensive training for a professional career in government or public policy. Drawing on the expertise of leading academics and researchers in their field, you'll explore the origins and present-day contexts of power and international conflicts, understand the processes of governance and consider the morality of political action, the boundaries of freedom and the limits of justice. Recent graduates have also gone on to develop successful careers in business, journalism, education and within non-profit organisations.

Scottish Parliament