Department of International Relations

International field trips

Take part in our field trips and experience international relations in action.

Brussels field trip

If you are a student on one of the following MA courses, you can attend the trip:

  • International Relations
  • Global Political Economy
  • Conflict, Security and Development
  • Geopolitics and Grand Strategy
  • International Security
  • Global Governance.

You visit key European and international institutions, and national delegations, discuss with key experts and policy makers, and get policy perspectives on evolving current issues and crises from within the policy making world.

The field trip is optional and you must cover the trip expenses. Institutions we have visited in the past years include:

  • European Commission
  • European Parliament
  • European External Action Service
  • Fragility and Resilience Unit/DEVCO
  • European Economic and Social Committee
  • EU Support Group for Ukraine
  • NATO
  • US Mission to the EU
  • International Labour Organisation Brussels.

US Mission to the EU 2015

Banner image at top: European Parliament 2015

Geneva field trip

If you are a student on one of the following MA courses, you can attend the trip:

  • International Relations
  • Global Political Economy
  • Conflict, Security and Development
  • Geopolitics and Grand Strategy
  • International Security
  • Global Governance

You visit UN agencies and other global institutions, discuss with key experts and policy makers, and get policy perspectives on evolving current issues and crises from within the policy-making world.

The field trip is optional and you must cover the trip expenses. Institutions we have visited so far include: UN Office at Geneva (Palais des Nations), International Committee of the Red Cross, World Trade Organisation, International Labour Organisation, UN High Commissioner for Refugees.

World Trade Organisation, 2015