International Relations study in the UK

International Relations in the UK

Career options, entry requirements and rankings for International Relations.

UK International Relations Courses

Introduction to International Relations

In an increasingly globalised world, it is more and more important to examine the interactions and dynamics between governments, countries and organisations; to analyse the influences inter-dependencies the conflicts between them. It is a branch of political science that allows for critical thinking about the rise of popular movements, democracy, sovereignty, terrorism, human rights, poverty, and ecological issues.

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This subject covers such themes such as global danger and external intervention in conflicts and issues relating to the nature power, its forms and the ways it can be exploited or resisted.

Careers in International Relations

Students who have graduated with degrees in international relations will have a solid background that will enable them to work as diplomats, journalists, politicians, and researchers or with development/aid/international charities as well.

International Relations Entry Requirements

  • Typical International Baccalaureate requirements: 32 points.
  • Typical A-levels requirements: ABB.
  • Typical IELTS requirements: 6.5 overall, with no lower than 6.0 in any one component.
IELTS Preparation Classes

If you need to improve your IELTS score ahead of beginning an International Relations degree, sign up for our flexible part-time IELTS classes at University Foundation College.

Please note that entry requirements vary for each UK university.

Where can I study International Relations in the UK?

Here are some of the best universities in the UK for International Relations below:

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