Politics and International Relations including placement year

Politics and International Relations including placement year

Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: 15 January
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: £20
Intakes: September
International tuition: £18,000
Domestic tuition: £9,250

Program overview

The placement year is an opportunity for you to use the theory you have learnt in a practical context. You will learn about an organisation and its area of work. This is an excellent opportunity to test potential career paths. Sometimes permanent jobs are offered to our students. You’ll develop skills such as teamwork, planning, problem-solving, decision-making and project management. The students have taken placements at: House of Commons, House of Lords, local UK political party offices, Confederation of British Industry (CBI), NGOs, political think tanks, World Food Programme, lobbying companies, International Development consultancies.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



  • PTE
A level (AAA or A*AB in three A levels), International Baccalaureate Diploma, BTEC RQF, BTEC QCF, Access to HE Diploma

Career opportunities

The politics graduates are found in a wide range of public, private and voluntary sector jobs. Popular destinations are jobs in the banking and finance industries, the media, public administration, and national, European and international political institutions and organisations. Recruiters include: Amazon, American Chamber of Commerce to the EU, Civil Service, Interel, KPMG, Virgin Media

Campus location

Bath , United Kingdom