This degree will help to equip you to work in areas where knowledge of international relations is necessary. The skills you will gain in research, analysis and communication will help you to pursue careers directly related to Politics and International Relations, such as the Civil Service, government or public affairs.
The course may also be a foundation for careers in commerce, industry, accountancy, law, teaching or academic work. The value of a strong understanding of international relations will also be of a distinct advantage for careers in the Foreign Office, armed forces or journalism.
Lancaster University is dedicated to ensuring you not only gain a highly reputable degree, but that you also graduate with relevant life and work based skills. We are unique in that every student is eligible to participate in The Lancaster Award which offers you the opportunity to complete key activities such as work experience, employability/career development, campus community and social development. Visit our Employability section for full details.