36 months
21500 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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By taking the Global Politics programme from The University of Exeter you will learn how to apply political theory to world events and major issues that set the modern political agenda

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  • Gain a global perspective on some of the biggest political challenges we face today
  • You’ll join an intentionally small community of students allowing you to actively discuss and debate your ideas and work closely with academic staff
  • Our strong focus on career-related experience and skills will help you achieve your future career aspirations

Your future

As a graduateof the Global Politics programme from The University of Exeter you will have an understanding of complex political and cultural issues, often in changing environments which will be valued by employers in both the public and private sectors. Alongside this you will gain a range of academic and professional skills including:

  • Analytical, critical and independent thinking
  • Political participation and evaluation
  • Policy making and implementation
  • Qualitative and quantitative data analysis
  • Independent research
  • Discussion and group work
  • Written communication
  • Articulating ideas and arguments

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Political Communication
  • Participating in Politics
  • Power, Inequality and Global Justice
  • Violence in World Politics
  • Power and Democracy
  • Political Analysis
  • Political Geographies: Local to Global

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • C or 4 English Language
  • Contextual Offer
  • A-Level: BBB-BBC
  • IB: 30-28
  • Specific subject requirements must still be achieved where stated above. Find out more about contextual offers.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21500 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 Exeter

649 - 1087 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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