STUDY POLITICAL SCIENCE
The Department of Political Science offers the following Bachelor's degree programmes:
Furthermore, the department offers three Master's degree programmes:
PHD IN POLITICAL SCIENCE
The department welcomes applications for PhD degree programmes under several different schemes: 3-year scheme and 4-year scheme
2016.02.04 | Reseach news
Satisfaction measurements may provide a misleading image of the quality of public institutions. Research from Aarhus BSS shows that caution is necessary when decisions influencing the life of citizens are made on the…
2016.01.25 | Reseach news
Lasse Lindekilde, an associate professor of political science, throws light on why lone terrorists act the way they do. The explanation may surprise you.
2016.01.14 | Reseach news
DKK 7.28 million to explore the correlation between tax contributions and political priorities in Africa
Together with researchers from Uganda and Tanzania, researchers from Aarhus BSS aim to explore how the political priorities in Africa are affected by changes in the tax contributions of different groups. The project,…
2016.01.08 | Reseach news
The new groundbreaking Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem) dataset can help us understand the state of democracy and what it takes to develop and maintain it.
2015.08.21 | New Books
In Africa, as elsewhere in the world, politics is decisive for change, but poorly understood, sometimes neglected and often depicted using rigid models. The new book 'Perspectives on Politics, Production and Public…
2015.07.27 | New Books
Åsne Kalland Aarstad, Knud Erik Jørgensen and other experts on European foreign policy have edited The SAGE Handbook of European Foreign Policy - a two-volume set with 71 chapters.
- Thu 11 Feb
- 16:15-17:30 | 1324-025 (Tvillingeauditorierne)
Mobilizing American support for the Iraq war: Political leaders, the news media, and public opinion
How will democracy suffer if the newspaper dies? In this lecture, Leonie Huddy, professor of political science, explores the crucial role of the traditional newspaper in shaping modern democracy and public opinion.
- Thu 11 Feb
- 16:15-18:00 | Aarhus, Denmark
Democracy in Latin America - success or failure?
IP-NU event February 11, 2016 16:15-18:00 in Aud. A I (1333-101)
- Mon 15 Feb
- 09:00-16:00 | AIAS, building 1632, room 201
Paris – Copenhagen – Paris: Countering Radicalization and terrorism one year after the Copenhagen Shootings
Who radicalizes, and how, why and where? The conference adresses these questions and counter-radicalization and counter-terrorism practices with focus on the complex interplay of local, national and European policies.
- Wed 22 Jun
- 09:00-18:00 | Aarhus Universwity
The Public Management Research Conference 2016
The PMRC 2016 will be hosted on 22-24 June by the department of Political Science at Aarhus University for the Public Management Research Association (PMRA). The keywords of the conference are Public Management; Public Administration and Organizational Performance....