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European Politics BA

UCAS code: L241

Key information

Course type:
Single honours
Delivery mode:
Classroom
Study mode:
Full time
Duration:
Three years
Application status:
Open
Start date:
September 2023
Application deadline:
25 January 2023
Apply via UCAS

This European Politics BA will give you an in-depth knowledge of politics and government with an emphasis on Europe. Over the course of three years, you’ll research the domestic policies of European countries, get a detailed knowledge of the integration of the European Union and its impact on governance in member states, and analyse the position of Europe in the international system.

Key benefits

  • Learn from a multi-national faculty with a wealth of knowledge in the major fields of European politics.
  • Pursue your own interests in the areas of politics and governments by choosing from a wide range of optional modules.
  • Get an in-depth perspective on the governments, politics and histories of European countries.
  • Benefit from close links with the university's nationally-focused political studies departments.
  • Enhance your studies by becoming a part of fundamental research and discussions.
  • Choose to study abroad in Europe, Canada, the USA and South-East Asia in your second semester of your second year.

Employability

Your European Politics BA will give you a firm grounding that opens up a range of careers, including in EU institutions and national governments, in journalism or public relations, or in consultancies, think tanks and charitable organisations or NGOs. 

Destinations

Recent graduates have found employment within the following job roles and companies:

  • UK Civil Service
  • Schuman Trainee, European Parliament
  • Campaign Strategist, Shape History
  • Parliamentary Assistant, House of Commons
  • KYC Analyst, Credit Agricole CIB
  • Chargée de Mission Section Euro-atlantique, chez Etat-Major de l’Armée de Terre

Employability

Your European Politics BA will give you a firm grounding that opens up a range of careers, including in EU institutions and national governments, in journalism or public relations, or in consultancies, think tanks and charitable organisations or NGOs. 

Destinations

Recent graduates have found employment within the following job roles and companies:

  • UK Civil Service
  • Schuman Trainee, European Parliament
  • Campaign Strategist, Shape History
  • Parliamentary Assistant, House of Commons
  • KYC Analyst, Credit Agricole CIB
  • Chargée de Mission Section Euro-atlantique, chez Etat-Major de l’Armée de Terre

Key information

Course type:
Single honours
Delivery mode:
Classroom
Study mode:
Full time
Duration:
Three years
Application status:
Open
Start date:
September 2023
Application deadline:
25 January 2023
Apply via UCAS

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