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Comparative Religion and Social Anthropology BA (Hons)

University of Manchester

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( 4.1) 1464 reviews


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UCAS CODE VL66
Religion is inextricably bound up with ways of being human. It is here to stay and there is a critical need to understand how and why it forms a central part of human cultures. The Religion and Anthropology degree programme provides a unique opportunity to explore religion in this way, as an embedded feature of social living and political expression. It draws on the two disciplines of Religious Studies and Social Anthropology to explore themes such as ritual, myth, sacred space and iconography ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
107th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
15th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
16th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
5th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Anthropology

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 89 = 11% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Anthropology graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Anthropology graduate salary
£20,000

Theology and Religious Studies

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Theology and Religious Studies graduate salary at this uni
£16,000
UK Theology and Religious Studies graduate salary
£20,000

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Anthropology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
38%
History
34%
Religious Studies & Theology
28%
Psychology
25%
Sociology
24%

Theology and Religious Studies

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£19,000 per year
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How Anthropology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 20 reviews

5 star 35%
4 star 55%
3 star 10%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,464 reviews

5 star 33%
4 star 51%
3 star 14%
2 star 1%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

University of Manchester

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