International Relations and Chinese BSc (Hons)

Interdepartmental

London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

Student rating
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( 4.0) 797 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE L2T1
The aim of this joint honours programme is to develop graduates who are able to combine theoretical and applied knowledge of international relations as a discipline, and of China as a global power, with linguistic proficiency in Mandarin and competence in navigating Chinese and international settings relevant to diplomacy, international organisations and corporations. It will offer you a foundational theoretical underpinning in the discipline of international relations, as well as the... 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.
76th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
3rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
4th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Politics

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 - 98 = 2% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Politics graduate salary at this uni
£28,000
UK Politics graduate salary
£23,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, June 2019

Entry requirements
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

Politics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
History
57%
Mathematics
50%
Economics
48%
Government & Politics
47%
English Literature
25%

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
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£19,920 per year
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How International Relations students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 45 reviews

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4 star 42%
3 star 20%
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Student rating ( 4.0) 797 reviews

5 star 28%
4 star 53%
3 star 16%
2 star 2%
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Where you'll study

London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

Houghton Street
London
Camden
WC2A 2AE United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Holborn  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Blackfriars  0.4 miles away

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