Faculty of Social & Historical Sciences


Political Science | Graduate Open Series

UCL’s Department of Political Science is recognised as a centre of excellence, as confirmed by the results of the 2014 Research Excellence Framework. The department was ranked fifth by Times Higher Education on grade point average and second on research intensity, and second by the Guardian on subject ranking and other measures. In addition to teaching and research, the department acts as the bridge between UCL's world-class research and the policy-making community in Britain and internationally. We have weekly seminars featuring distinguished external speakers and hold regular high-profile events for policymakers that students may attend.

Studying Political Science at UCL

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UCL Political Science: About Us

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MA Legal and Political Theory

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MSc International Public Policy

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Our PS Online offer brings Political Science to you and allows us to remain connected with staff, students, and the general public in a newly remote world.

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Life in Political Science

Discover the community, that will shape your experience at the Department of Political Science, the Faculty of Social and Historical Sciences, and UCL as a whole.

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The Department has an eclectic and impressive offer of events across the year for staff, students, and the general public.

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