About the Department
The Politics, History and International Relations Department at Loughborough University aims to provide an outstanding student experience, generate world class research, and offer a collegial and supportive environment for all.
We are passionate about the subjects that we teach and research, providing comprehensive advice and expertise not only to all our students, but also to a number of government and professional bodies.
Our work explores political, economic, social and cultural transformations taking place in modern Britain, mainland Europe and the wider world.
We seek to maintain our international reputation for research excellence through publications, collaborations and presentations as well as developing our well established links with a range of partner universities thoughtout the UK and overseas.
At the heart of Department's activities is the range of undergraduate and postgraduate study and research opportunitites that we offer.
We aim to provide an intellectually stimulating environment for students in which they develop critical, creative and independent thinking, as well as developing transferable competence and practical skills.
We are also earning a national reputation for using cutting-edge, exciting and engaging teaching and learning technologies to aid development of these skills.