School of Government & Public PolicyDepartment of Politics

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Top 10 - The Times Good University Guide 2022

We are 8th in the UK for Politics according to The Times Good University Guide 2022. 

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Top 10 - The Complete University Guide 2022

We are 10th in the UK for Politics according to The Complete University Guide 2022.

1st in Research Intensity

Based on REF 2014 results, the Times Higher Education ranked Strathclyde as number six in the UK and first in Scotland for research intensity in politics and international studies.

Study with Leading Scholars

Our staff are leading scholars in comparative politics, political behaviour, international relations and public policy. Their research is used by policymakers around the world.

Change the World of Politics

Our undergraduate and graduate degrees offer students a "journey" that equips them to use theory and master practical skills to play a key role in changing world of global politics and public policy.