Study and careers

The School of History, Philosophy, Political Science and International Relations offers a diverse range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

Study

The School of History, Philosophy, Political Science and International Relations offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses. There are important intellectual linkages between the three disciplines and you are encouraged to look at courses offered by all three when designing your programme of study. Our connections in Wellington create unique opportunities for you to engage in during your studies. We will encourage you to think creatively and critically and to adapt positively to challenging new ideas.

For more information on the programmes we offer click on the links below:

Careers

Employers value our students’ skills in information seeking and sorting, writing effectively, thinking clearly and imaginatively and working systematically. Additional information can be found on the University's Careers website and the School's careers page.

Scholarships and awards

Information is available on the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences' Scholarship page or on the University's Scholarships website.

The School has a number of programme specific prizes and scholarships to recognise excellence and student achievements.