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International Relations and Anthropology (Hons)

University of Sussex

36 months
18500 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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International Relations and Anthropology (Hons) degree provided by University of Sussex will help you gain a deep understanding of the major challenges facing our world today and learn how they can be addressed.


Join the School of Global Studies, a unique hub of interdisciplinary research. The Department of Anthropology and the Department of International Relations come together to offer a comprehensive training in the conditions that determine social change in our world today.   

You’ll be taught by experts whose research is making a difference to communities across the world – from human rights to gender inequality to climate change and financial instability.


Your International Relations and Anthropology (Hons) degree at University of Sussex develops your communication, analytical and cultural awareness skills.

You could go into graduate jobs at multinational companies, national and international organisations, and employers such as:

  • the Civil Service and government
  • non-governmental organisations (NGOs)
  • charities and voluntary organisations.

You also benefit from our specialised career events. At these events, you can meet employers and find out more about UK and international graduate jobs.

Recent events have included advice sessions on the Civil Service Fast Stream graduate programme and NGO opportunities.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Key Concepts in Anthropology
  • The Anthropological Imagination
  • The Rise of the Modern International Order
  • Classical Political Theory & International Relations
  • The Anthropology of Exchange, Money and Markets
  • The Short Twentieth Century and Beyond
  • Worlds and Selves

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

  • International Baccalaureate: 30 -32 points overall from the full IB Diploma.
  • European Baccalaureate: Overall result of at least 75% to 77%.
  • You should have a broad range of GCSEs grade 9-4 (A*-C), including good grades in relevant subjects.
  • We take the EPQ into account when considering your application and it can be useful in the summer when your results are released if you have narrowly missed the conditions of your offer.  We do not routinely include the EPQ in the conditions of your offer but we sometimes offer alternative conditions that include the EPQ.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18500 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 Brighton

815 - 1383 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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