Economics and Politics (Sandwich) BSc (Hons)

University of Bath

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The modern world needs thoughtful, politically-conscious, questioning economists. Become a professional who understands how economics and politics intertwine.In this course, you’ll examine the challenges facing individuals, countries and the international community. You will develop an understanding of government and society through core concepts such as power, justice, conflict, accountability, obligation, sovereignty and decision making. You will develop strong analytical skills which will ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Economics
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
46th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
9th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
10th

Start date and duration

Start date
04-OCT-21
Sandwich
4 Years

Economics

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 - 90 = 10% 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

Economics graduate salary at this uni
£30,000
UK Economics graduate salary
£28,000

Politics

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Politics graduate salary at this uni
£26,000
UK Politics graduate salary
£22,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, February 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
Details

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

Economics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
87%
Economics
81%
Further Mathematics
23%
Geography
20%
History
20%

Politics

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: A thick sandwich placement means you are away from the University working or studying for at least one continuous academic year. For Paid or Unpaid non-Erasmus work £1,850, Erasmus study or work and Non-Erasmus study £1,385.

Students from England Students from England
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: A thick sandwich placement means you are away from the University working or studying for at least one continuous academic year. For Paid or Unpaid non-Erasmus work £1,850, Erasmus study or work and Non-Erasmus study £1,385.

Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£21,000 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Placement year - £5,830.

International Students
International Fees
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Student rating ( 4.3) 1,329 reviews

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Where you'll study

University of Bath

Registry Claverton Down Road Claverton Down Bath
Bath And North East Somerset
BA2 7AY United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bath Spa  0.7 miles away

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