Asia Pacific Studies BA (Hons)

University of Leeds

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( 4.3) 1513 reviews


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UCAS CODE T300
Encompassing Northeast Asia (e.g. China and Japan), Southeast Asia (e.g. Thailand, Indonesia and Vietnam), Pacific America (e.g. United States) and Oceania (e.g. Australia), and home to over a third of the worlds population, the Asia-Pacific region contains huge cultural, political and economic diversity. This Asia Pacific Studies degree allows you to study the Asia-Pacific nations from historical, economic, political, social and cultural perspectives.Core modules will lay the foundations of... READ MORE

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Full time with time abroad | Main Site | 4 Years | 23-SEP-20

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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20th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
13th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2019
6th

Start date and duration

Start date
23-SEP-20
Full Time With Time Abroad
4 Years

Asian Studies

Drop-out rate
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The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

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Average salary
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After 6 months
Asian Studies graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Asian Studies graduate salary
£19,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2019

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Asian Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
History
31%
French
29%
Spanish
27%
English Literature
26%
Mathematics
23%

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Latest Asian Studies reviews

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Ellie
24 Oct 18

Asia Pacific Studies BA (Hons)

Very good socially, but lectures require too much...
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04 Apr 14

International Relations and Thai Studies BA (Hons)

I am an international student from a cosmopolitan city and I always asumd london was the only city I could ever have...

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Student rating ( 4.3) 1,513 reviews

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Where you'll study

University of Leeds

Woodhouse Lane
Leeds
LS2 9JT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leeds  0.6 miles away

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