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Department is first in UK and second in the world in 2019 QS World Rankings by Subject

February 28 2019

The 2019 QS World Rankings have once again recognised the quality of research and teaching in the Department of Politics and International Relations (DPIR). For the fourth consecutive year, we have more

Prof Rana Mitter awarded Leverhulme Fellowship

February 28 2019

Rana Mitter, Professor of the History and Politics of Modern China, has been awarded a Leverhulme Major Research Fellowship for 2019–22.
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Are conspiracy theories on the rise?

February 27 2019

James Tilley, Professor of Politics, has been exploring why we believe in conspiracy theories, if they are increasing in an age of digital communication and whether belief in them is affected by partisan views.
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