Learn how power works
How well will the European Union be able to withstand the rising tide of populism? How can we ensure that countries and companies tackle climate change? What influence do technological developments have on politics?
During the Bachelor of Political Science: Global Politics at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, you will work on issues large and small, studying political power relations, and investigating their impact on society.
Discover your Political Science study programme
During the Bachelor of Political Science programme at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, you will study how societies are organised politically and at what level decisions are made. You will delve into topics such as the power and powerlessness of the EU and the influence of new media. In our close-knit, yet international community, you have ample freedom to choose the scale on which you want to change the world.
Change your world, study Political Science: Global Politics
The world is in the grips of the coronavirus. Borders are closing, trade has come to a standstill, and citizens are being asked to stay home as much as possible. It looks like every man for himself. What remains of globalisation? Of a united Europe? Or of joint global objectives, such as combating the climate crisis? We ask senior lecturer of International Relations, Nana de Graaff.