Global Studies with Politics (Including Year Abroad) BA (Hons)

University of Essex

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UCAS CODE L911
How have societies interacted with one and other over time? How do we manage the relationships and conflicts between nations? What impact has globalisation had on our political economies and cultures? These are all profound questions of the modern world we live in.To understand the contemporary challenges that exist in our world, we must understand the geographies, politics, histories and relations that have shaped our environment. In this course, you will investigate how democracies operate, ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Politics
WUSCA student ranking
48th / 95
CUG ranking
39th
CUG subject ranking
37th

Start date and duration

Start date
05-OCT-23
Full Time
4 Years

Politics

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Average salary

Politics graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Politics graduate salary
£22,000

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Entry requirements

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International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
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Previous study

Politics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Government & Politics
50%
History
45%
Economics
28%
Sociology
21%
English Literature
21%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Students from Other UK
£9,250 per year
Students from England Students from England
£9,250 per year
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
£9,250 per year
Students from Wales Students from Wales
£9,250 per year
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
£9,250 per year
Students from Channel Islands
£18,585 per year
Students from EU EU Students
£18,585 per year
International Students

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University of Essex
CUG ranking
39th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
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The University of Essex is a progressive modern institution, which delivers an innovative curriculum and a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses. Established in 1964, it is one of the original plate glass universities. In its nearly sixty-year history, it has met and exceeded expectations for success, winning awards for teaching quality and expanding its programme of education to meet the needs of future societies and industries. The university offers a superb student experience and provides many academic and extra-curricular opportunities for its undergraduate population of 13,800 students, who comprise a supportive and inclusive international learning community representing students from all over the world.

Where you'll study

University of Essex

University of Essex Wivenhoe Park Colchester
Essex
CO4 3SQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hythe   0.6 miles away

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