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Economics with Foundation Year BSc (Hons)

University of Plymouth

Student rating
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( 4.1) View reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE L105
Plymouths BSc in Economics will provide you with an in-depth knowledge of contemporary economics alongside the ability to apply that knowledge to the analysis of a range of practical situations that support both future learning and employment. The degree emphasises the acquisition of key analytical and numerical skills, and the progressive development of your capacity for independent research and learning.The course starts with a foundation year, specifically designed to introduce and develop ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time including foundation year | Main Site | 4 Years | SEP-22

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
65th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
69th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
64th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time Including Foundation Year
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 - 87 = 13% 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
£24,000

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
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

Economics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Economics
62%
Mathematics
48%
Business Studies
22%
History
18%
Biology
14%

Tuition fees

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Latest Economics reviews

Economics
SR
Student Reviewer
06 Jun 18

Studying Economics with a Law Minor has helped be find my perfect graduate job in the Civil Service, working with legal...
SR
Student Reviewer
05 Mar 18

Economics BSc (Hons)

My university experience has been amazing so far. I have had some lows, but also many highs. I have excelled...

Review breakdown

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How Economics students rated:

Student rating ( 4.6) 10 reviews

5 star 70%
4 star 20%
3 star 10%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 2,406 reviews

5 star 37%
4 star 47%
3 star 13%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
University of Plymouth
CUG ranking
69th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
The University of Plymouth is a modern campus university ideally placed in the centre of Britain’s Ocean City. In one of the UK’s most beautiful regions, Plymouth is a thriving city located on the South West coast, nestled between picturesque Dartmoor and Cornwall. The University is always looking to develop their facilities. Not only have they recently invested into their medical and health facilities, but they have refurbished their laboratories and invested in campus buildings which include spaces for marine and art disciplines. The Uni takes the stress out of securing a place in halls by guaranteeing housing to all applicants who put Plymouth as their firm choice by the deadline stated on their website.

Where you'll study

University of Plymouth

Drake Circus Plymouth
PL4 8AA United Kingdom Nearest train station: Plymouth  0.2 miles away

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