Gain the knowledge and skills to understand and drive political, social and economic change. Study the Bachelor of International Relations and Political Science at Flinders to learn how policies are developed and implemented, preparing you for careers in government, non-government and not-for-profit organisations in Australia and abroad.
When you study at Flinders, you'll experience an innovative curriculum, guided by experts with extensive experience working in government, public sector, and the wider community. You'll explore topics across public policy, global political change, digital governance, and even outer space governance, discovering the history and current landscape of space law and policy. Or, take your passion for International Relations and Political Science to other industries with a combined degree in areas such as languages, laws or criminology.
Plus, you'll gain real-world experience with placements, including opportunities to undertake the once-in-a-lifetime Washington Internship Program, or with local and state government in South Australia. Plus, you can advance your career with postgraduate study that will give you the knowledge, policy skills and confidence to move into leadership positions.
Join our community of Flinders graduates who work in fields such as international government and non-government organisations, diplomacy, foreign affairs, journalism, defence, intelligence, and more.