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Politics and International Relations (Hons)

36 months
20280 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Politics and International Relations (Hons) course at University of Birmingham allows you to combine your interest in international relations with the study of political theory and the national politics of a variety of countries. 


Students applying for this Politics and International Relations (Hons) degree at University of Birmingham will join the Department of Political Science and International Studies (POLSIS), a department that scores high in the National Student Survey (NSS).

Students at Politics and International Relations (Hons) from University of Birmingham will:

  • enjoy the opportunities to hear from influential guest speakers about their lives in politics. Recent speakers have included Alistair Darling, David Miliband and John Bercow.
  • take advantage of a unique opportunity to be supported with a work placement opportunity

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Understanding Politics
  • Classical Political Thought
  • International Relations
  • Political Economy
  • Research Skills
  • Widening Horizons

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Number of A levels required: 3
  • Typical offer: AAB
  • T Levels: all subjects considered; Standard offer: Distinction overall with A in the Core Component
  • BTEC Extended Diploma, Diploma and Subsidiary Diploma are all considered.
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma: For students starting their course in 2022 the entry requirements are 6,6,5 at Higher Level with a minimum of 32 points overall.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    20280 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20280 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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