Your statement should be written in English and explain your motivation for applying for the course at Oxford, your relevant experience and education, and the specific areas that interest you and/or you intend to specialise in. You are advised to review theprofiles of academic staffbefore you apply as successful applications always depend on the DPIR’s capacity to offer appropriate supervision. A first-class or strong upper second-class undergraduate degree with honours in political science or international relations, or in a related discipline such as economics, history, philosophy, sociology or law.
- Applicants studying Foundation Year programmes in the UK are welcome to apply for this programme.
- Work alongside students from all backgrounds, and learn from each other’s different perspectives.
- Nonetheless, each application will be assessed upon its own merits, and so candidates with a degree in an unrelated discipline should demonstrate the relevance of their academic background to their proposed subject or