Department of Politics, Languages & International Studies

Are you ready for a new kind of left-wing politics?

Juan Pablo Ferrero considers the change in left-wing politics as groups that seek to move away from the left of the past and offer an alternative to incumbent governments emerge across Europe.

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How investigating Britain for crimes in Iraq can save the International Criminal Court

PhD candidate Mattia Cacciatori considers the ICC’s investigation into war crimes allegedly carried out by British forces during the Iraq War.

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Report shines spotlight on incapacitating chemical agent weapons.

A new report has highlighted how contemporary chemical and life science research could be applied in the study or creation of incapacitating chemical agent (ICA) weapons.

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Forever Vigilant? Technology and the rise of boundless warfare

Does the evolution of technology require us to be forever vigilant in the face of a new type of warfare?

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What are Modern Languages?

Find out more about the benefits of studying a degree in Modern Languages.

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Anastasia Alden

BA Modern Languages & European Studies

"My placement at AmCham EU made me grow both personally and professionally, and I wouldn’t change my experience for the world."

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Research student insights

Magdalena is exploring the inter-institutional relations in European foreign policy; focusing on the rotating presidency of the EU Council.

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Undergraduate study

Taking a year abroad

Hear from some of our third year students who are thoroughly enjoying their time in Paris as part of their year abroad.

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Bath students take to world stage at One Young World Summit

Alex Polkey, speaks at the recent One Young World Summit. (Image courtesy of One Young World)

Two of our undergraduates have returned after an inspirational week at the One Young World Summit in Dublin.

Postgraduate study

Euromasters

Rachel talks about the MA in Contemporary European Studies: 'Euromasters' programme.

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Our students

Hilary Byrne

The staff were very supportive, and what’s more, they are all practising or former professional interpreters and translators.

- Hilary Byrne (MA Interpreting & Translating)

Research degrees

Research student insights

Christos Marazopoulos

Christos is currently conducting research that engages with the political engineering of post-national spaces in Europe.

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PhD Postgraduate study

Dr Edmund Keogh and Dr Jill Porter with students Arash Heydarian Pashakhanlou and Natalie Booth discuss the PhD experience.

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Research

Research

We have an active research environment and have constantly been rated highly with Research Assessment Exercises (RAE).

We have three core research clusters:

Research Seminars

Through the course of each academic year the Department hosts a series of research seminars.

Both staff and students are welcome to join us for the seminars.

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Contact us

Undergraduate admissions
Tel: +44 (0)1225 38 3019
email: admissions@bath.ac.uk

Postgraduate admissions
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Research enquiries
Tel: +44 (0)1225 38 5936
email: d.galbreath@bath.ac.uk

Academic staff
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