Course overview

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.

International Year

Opportunities to study abroad and explore the world

Global Top 300

for International Relations THE World University Subject Rankings, 2022

Top 10

Student Experience (Times, 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.

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