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Economics and Sociology BA (Hons)

University of Manchester

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( 4.1) 1464 reviews


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UCAS CODE LL13
- Are you looking for a course programme with flexibility and choice?- Would you like to try out a range of social sciences alongside economics, before specialising in a particular area?- Do you want to develop transferable skills that will prepare you for employment and / or further study in relevant areas?- Would you like a chance to study abroad for a semester?The Economics and Sociology pathway of the BA (Hons) Economic and Social Studies programme - or BA (Econ) for short - is a ... 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
10th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
25th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
3 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 - 85 = 15% 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
£22,000
UK Economics graduate salary
£25,000

Sociology

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Sociology graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Sociology graduate salary
£18,000

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
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

Sociology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Sociology
35%
English Literature
32%
History
30%
Psychology
28%
Religious Studies & Theology
21%

Economics

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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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.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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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.
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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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Northern Ireland. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£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.
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Channel Islands. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£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.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within the European Union. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£23,500 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.
International Students
International Fees
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How Economics students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 24 reviews

5 star 17%
4 star 71%
3 star 12%
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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M13 9PL United Kingdom Nearest train station: Manchester Piccadilly  0.3 miles away

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