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I have enjoyed the interdisciplinary approach to studying the region practised at SSEES, as well as the ability to choose a vast range of courses in literature, languages, history, etc.

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Natia Seskuria

Politics and East European Studies BA, Third year

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Total intake


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Research Assessment Exercise

45% rated 4* (‘world-leading’) or 3* (‘internationally excellent’)

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Entry 2015

Change in Eastern Europe is simultaneously opening up new opportunities and creating new challenges. Our programmes are highly relevant in view of the challenges facing the EU, the new global economic order and the resurgence of Russia, and offer a fresh perspective on international and European politics.

Degree programmes

UCAS Degree programme Qualification Duration
LRF7 Politics and East European Studies with a Year Abroad BA 4
LR27 Politics and East European Studies BA 3


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First career destinations

  • Graduate Manager Trainee, HSBC (2012)
  • Full-time student, MA in Journalism at Goldsmiths College (2012)
  • Full-time student, MA in International Security at Sciences Po, Paris (2011)
  • Investment Banking Analyst, Citigroup (2011)
  • Full-time student, Graduate Diploma in Law at BPP Law School (2010)

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