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Department of Political Science

The Department of Political Science at Trinity College, University of Dublin, is one of the top Political Science departments in Europe. It is a vibrant, outward-looking department that combines intensive research activity with the strongest commitment to high quality undergraduate and postgraduate teaching..

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  • PSAI award for Dr Michelle D'Arcy
    Dr Michelle D'Arcy was awarded the 2016 Political Science Association of Ireland award for excellence in teaching and learning. The Award was presented on 14 October at the PSAI Annual Conference by former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern.
  • New appointment in Political Science
    The Department welcomes Dr Gizem Arikan, who joins us from Yasar University in Turkey. Dr Arikan researches in the area of comparative political behaviour and she teaches Public Opinion and Political Participation as well as Political Psychology.
  • School of Social Sciences and Philosophy Newsletter
    Annual newsletter gives an update on student, academic and alumni news in the disciplines of economics, philosophy, political science and sociology.

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MSc in International Politics

Postgraduate Applications

Applications are now open for our our M.Sc. in International Politics.

Applications are now open for our PhD programme.

Last updated 6 November 2017