Politics And International Relations
The examine of Economics offers you the opportunity to analyse a few of at this time’s profound issues, similar to poverty and financial growth, creating economies, environmental protection, and financial and financial crises. You additionally consider the dilemmas going through households, firms and governments, similar to the provision of education, roles of labour markets and regulation of markets.
Politics and international relations is an exciting, quick-changing, broad-based discipline. Our programmes are extraordinarily flexible and supply intensive module selection, reflecting the analysis interests of our workers, including battle resolution, federalism, comparative politics, European integration, ethnic battle, terrorism, the idea of international relations, political theory, and the politics of countries similar to China, Japan, Russia and the USA.
The school of Economics gives outstanding academic help. Each student has a dedicated academic adviser and we additionally run a peer mentoring scheme where skilled ultimate-12 months college students provide advice and support to new college students.
We’re a world community with educational workers and students from many nations so that you develop a global perspective on your topic.
Year in Industry
You’ve gotten the option to take this programme with a 12 months in trade. For more details, see Economics and Politics with a Year in Industry.
In previous years college students have labored at:
- Bank of England
- Government Economic Service (GES)
- Ernst & Young
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
You do not have to make a decision before you enrol at Kent however certain conditions apply.
Year in Computing / Year in Journalism
The Year in Computing and the Year in Journalism are both free-standing, self-contained years and can be taken after stage 2 or 3 (that’s, between your second and remaining yr, or after your closing 12 months). You possibly can take a Year in Computing or a Year in Journalism if you’re a current undergraduate pupil at the University of Kent, finding out a non-computing or non-journalism degree programme respectively.
You’ll be able to solely apply for a Year in Computing or a Year in Journalism as soon as you’re a student at Kent.
You may wish to hitch the next scholar-run societies:
- the Economics Society, which organises lecturers and conferences, as well as social events
- Kent Investment Society, which focuses on the monetary markets. It’s made up of analysts, head analysts and committee members, who each cowl a particular financial market. In earlier years, the Society has organised an annual virtual buying and selling competition.