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Department of Political Sciences

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Welcome to the website of the Department of Political Sciences, the home of Political Science and International Relations at the University of Pretoria.

The Department, based in the Faculty of Humanities, presents degree packages and modules in International Relations and Political Science at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

 

 

News

PolSci HoD takes up visiting chair at Uppsala University - 29/08/2014
From Department of Political Sciences

Professor Maxi Schoeman took up the 2014 Claude Ake Visiting Chair in the university's Department of Peace and Conflict Research this month.

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PolSci lecturer takes top teacher award - 29/08/2014
From Department of Political Sciences

The Department of Political Sciences is proud to announce that Dr Gerhard Wolmarans has been named the 2014 UP Humanities Lecturer of the Year.

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Invitation: Model United Nations debate - 27/08/2014
From Department of Political Sciences

The Department of Political Sciences of the University of Pretoria cordially invites you to its annual Model United Nations Debate on 17 September.

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PolSci student spotlight - 26/08/2014
From Department of Political Sciences

Political Sciences honours student Nastasha Hibbard recently attended a symposium on conflict prevention, resolution and reconciliation at the International Peace and Security Institute in Bologna, Italy.

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Opinion: Private sector must address challenges of the 21st century - 25/08/2014
From Department of Political Sciences

The recently released Corporate Governance Index 2014 provides a worrying snapshot of the state of business performance in SA, writes Political Sciences Professor Lorenzo Fioramonti in Business Day.

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