Why the Department of International Politics?
- The world’s first Department of International Politics, established in 1919
- Be part of our centenary activities as we approach 100 years of the Department and the discipline in 2019
- Focused on confronting global challenges and delivering ideas for change through research and teaching excellence
- Best in Wales and top ten in UK for student satisfaction - 95% overall satisfaction rating (National Student Survey 2017)
- Best in Wales and 7th in the UK for research excellence (REF 2014)
- Top 40 in the world for academic reputation (QS 2017)
Why Aberystwyth University?
- 4th in the UK and 1st in Wales for student satisfaction (National Student Survey 2016)
- 3rd in Wales in the Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016
- A top 40 UK University according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016-17
- The safest place to study in Wales and amongst the 10 safest in the UK (Complete University Guide 2016)
- 92% of graduates are in employment or further education 6 months after graduating (HESA 2015)
- 95% of the University’s research is of an internationally recognised standard (REF 2014)