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We're a lively, supportive and international community that places you at the heart of current political thinking. Find out more about our courses and what it's like to be a student here with York Virtual Visit.
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Things to look forward to about Politics at York
Posted by Kirsten
I’m Kirsten and I study Politics at the University of York. I wanted to let you know a few more reasons why you should…
A week in the life of a Politics student
Posted by Evie
Monday I start off the week with a 9am political philosophy lecture. This is one of my favourite modules, but it’s always a struggle…
3 things to get excited about Politics at York
Posted by Clemmie
Hi! I’m Clemmie and I’m a second year studying Politics, Philosophy and Economics, but I spend most of my time in the Politics Department…
Welcome to Politics at York!
Posted by Salman
Hello! My name is Salman and I am a second year Politics with International Relations student. In this blog, I will share the broad…
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