International Politics Summer School 2017

International politics summer school

International Politics Summer School 2017

10 January 2017

What are the vital issues that shape politics in the modern world? This residential summer school enables participants to conduct in depth analysis of the politics of key countries and regions outside of Western Europe and North America, and to engage with broader issues affecting all parts of the globe.

This programme is organised by two of Oxford University’s foremost institutions – St Antony’s College, Oxford’s only college to focus exclusively on international affairs, and the Department for Continuing Education.

Applicants choose one course from:

  • Democracy and Authoritarianism in Russia and the Former Soviet Union
  • Democratisation in Latin America
  • International Relations of the Contemporary Asia-Pacific
  • Political Transformation in the Contemporary Middle East

The academic programme consists of:

  • small seminar groups with a specialist tutor, which enable participants to study their subject in meaningful detail;
  • a daily lecture programme given by world-renowned academics: previous lecturers have included best-selling authors, Emeritus Professor in Politics Archie Brown, Margaret Macmillan, Rosemary Foot, William Beinart, Laurence Whitehead, Rana Mitter; and
  • lively daily discussion groups led by current Oxford University doctoral students

For more information contact the summer school administrator at The deadline for applications is 15 April 2017.

Department for Continuing Education