Politics and International Relations at Leicester

Welcome to Politics and International Relations at Leicester.

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We have a long history of providing excellent research led teaching to our students, and we aim to fire your intellectual curiosity about the politics of the world in which we live.

Our lecturers have produced internationally renowned, cutting edge research, and look forward to sharing their knowledge and experience to help prepare you for a rewarding career.

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The University of Leicester is an academic partner of the NATO Defense College. NATO Defence College

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School of Politics and International Relations

University of Leicester
University Road
Leicester, LE1 7RH
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)116 252 2702
Email: HyPIR@le.ac.uk


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The University of Leicester is committed to equal access to our facilities. DisabledGo has a detailed accessibility guide for the Attenborough Tower.

College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities Masters Excellence Scholarships

The Masters Excellence Studentships are available to new UK/EU applicants registering for a full- or part-time, campus-based Masters degree in our College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities starting in the 2017-18 academic year. Four nine-month Masters Excellence studentships are available, each providing a full fee waiver. The deadline for applications is 9 June 2017.

Follow this link for more information.

AHRC Midlands3Cities

PhD funding for UK/EU students

Politics at Leicester is seeking expressions of interest from prospective research students in the 2018 AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership. The Midlands3Cities Doctoral Training Partnership is awarding up to 80 Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) PhD studentships for UK/EU applicants for October 2018 entry.

Your application will be strongly enhanced if you engage in discussion with us well in advance of the deadline and attend the M3C Application Writing workshop at Leicester on 18 November (view details, or book a place)

Funding application deadline: Monday 15 January 2018

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