International Relations is the study of global affairs, but it is also the study of ideas, interactions structures that affect almost everything around us. At Keele, you will find one of the most long-standing subject concentrations in International Relations within the UK.
GoldIn the Teaching Excellence Framework Also Top 5 in the UK (THE ranking, broad-based universities)
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97%of research world leading, or of international importance Research Excellence Framework, 2014
Oliver Williams, Programme Manager (Breakthru) at Premiership Rugby
"My experience of the course at Keele was very positive: I was exposed to a lot of different viewpoints, theories and experiences during my three years (including a period on exchange in Australia)."
Jonty Bloom, BBC Journalist (International Relations 1985)
"One of the friendliest and most challenging courses that will be of use to you for years to come. The course has influenced everything I have done since and is still a great asset."
Victoria Bell, Senior Service Improvement Manager
"I chose Keele because I loved the campus and it offered all students the opportunity to study abroad. I really enjoyed my course - it mingled current real world issues with my love of history. I had a wonderful 3 years at Keele. "
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