Explore power shifts; democracy and the relevance of International Relations in today’s society

Develop the skills needed to help our highly interconnected world run smoother. Study International Relations with Oxford Summer Courses and you’ll observe people and places to discover how to maintain positive diplomatic relationships between countries and prevent international conflicts.

Absorbing the knowledge of world-class academics, you’ll build a solid skill set and enhance your ability to collate and analyse data and discuss, negotiate and mediate critical topics surrounding war, peace, trade, and commerce.

Everything you learn is relatable within the wider context too – we always bring our studies back to the real world so you can understand how themes and theories fit in with everyday life and society. 

As an International Relations specialist, you’ll open up your career potential with a wide range of avenues in addition to politics, including economics, social systems and cultural roles in society. Where will a course in International Relations take you?

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Make the world a better place by gaining in-depth knowledge of International Relations, guided by expert tutors

With growth comes obstacles. Our world is better connected than ever, but with more trade and commerce, migration and Internet advances, the threat of conflict increases. That’s why we need students to develop International Relations insight and comprehend these complex interactions, promoting understanding and creating solutions to meet the challenges of today and tomorrow.

Study International Relations with Oxford Summer Courses and you’ll learn about power shifts, democracy and how our past interactions have shaped modern-day social constructs. Together, we’ll explore neo-realist theory, neo-liberal theory, Constructivist theory and post-structuralist theory for a comprehensive, well-rounded skillset that translates to a range of significant industries.  

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