The undergraduate programmes at Exeter have modules in history of political thought in the first two years, with a range of research-led optional modules in contemporary political theory available in the third year. Third year modules are run in seminar format, usually with 15-20 students.
MA Political Thought
The MA in Political Thought reflects the diverse interests of our lecturers. It is designed to give students an in-depth understanding of key areas of study in Political Theory, including the history of ideas, methods of interpretation, and influential debates.
We are able to supervise PhD dissertations in a number of disciplines including history of political thought, Anglo-American political theory, critical theory, feminist theory, and continental political theory. More details about our areas of expertise can be found here.