Taught course

International Politics and Europe

University of Warwick · Department of Politics and International Studies

Entry requirements

2:i degree (or equivalent in Politics and International Studies or a closely related subject (however, all serious applications from other disciplines will be considered); a strong personal statement

Months of entry

October, September

Course content

Are you keen to develop your understanding of international relations and European politics, focusing particularly on the EU’s position in the context of the wider global political economy?

You can choose to explore in depth either International Relations or International Political Economy. A core module on Europe and the World gives you the opportunity to contemplate questions on the role of the EU within the context of neoliberalism, foreign policy, human rights and the current economic crisis. Assessment combines academic essays with more policy-oriented assignments (e.g. policy reports), developing a wide range of academic and career-relevant skills.

Our recent IPEU postgraduates have advanced into careers in diplomacy, think-tanks, academia and roles within international institutions and NGOs

Information for international students

For guidance on English language requirements, please visit this page: www2.warwick.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/apply/language

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

There are several funding opportunities available for students applying for this course. These include external awards, wider University awards and departmental scholarships. Details can be found here:


Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)24 7652 4585