Course overview

Are you excited to learn about historic events such as the English Civil War? Does examing the social, political and economical structures that shape the global arena capture your imagination? Are you excited to explore global social and cultural changes that have revolutionised and shaped human's relationships with the environment? Covering a broad range of topics, our dynamic and stimulating programme embeds creative teaching and assessment methods to ensure you develop attributes highly desirable to future employers, strengthening your prospects beyond Keele.

Work Placement

opportunities available for students in 2nd year

Global Top 300

for International Relations THE World University Subject Rankings, 2022

Top 3

in England for International Relations (Guardian, 2020)

Student testimonials

Additional opportunities

There are a range of additional opportunities available when studying this course.
Please note, undertaking one may impact upon the availability of another.


Discover the Keele difference

Everything’s on your doorstep at Keele, and you’ll soon feel at home and make friends wherever you go.

We help students manage their money and ensure that they receive any funding for which they may be eligible.

Make yourself more employable after graduation by taking advantage of the whole host of additional opportunities.