Political Science and International Affairs
Explore the Department of Political Science and International Affairs
Whether you are interested in American politics, comparative politics, international relations or political thought, here you'll find active and engaged faculty who are widely respected and devoted to teaching and research. You’ll gain communication and analytic skills and the knowledge base you need to pursue careers in public service, law, business, nonprofits, education, and a large number of contemporary careers that require analytic thinking.
Budapest in the Spotlight
Political science majors Alaina Zambrowski and Kendall Bush attend a traditional "Goodbye to Winter" festival in the Hungarian city of Munkacs with their peers in the Study Abroad UNH-in-Budapest Program, which is actively recruiting for the spring 2023 trip!
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Programs of Study
UNH Experts Ponder Future of New Hampshire Primary Following DNC Change
Center for the Humanities Awards Five New Hayes Fellowships
Passings: Emeritus of Political Science Lawrence O'Connell
Student and Alumni Spotlights
Mar2812:30 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Apr2512:30 p.m. - 2 p.m.