At Politics@NU students use a range of opportunities to learn, in addition to their reading and independent study. Active learning encourages students to think through scenarios or use and develop professional skills, such as presenting and debating.

Model United Nations

See how first and second year students became tip-top diplomats in our Model United Nations devoted to the Rohingya crisis!


The River Basin simulation

This ‘game’ is part of the introductory module for International Relations and enables students to learn about conflict and cooperation, the importance of resources in economic development and geopolitical factors.