International Relations

From China's arrival as a global power, to bitter conflicts from Afghanistan to Congo, and the rise of women as political actors, international politics are in a state of flux and ferment.

How to make sense of our complex world? A major in International Relations allows students to draw on diverse disciplines, including political science, history, sociology and anthropology, to bolster their understanding of the events and challenges that confront humanity in the 21st century. International Relations students move on to careers in government, academia, business, journalism and international development.