International Relations and Journalism BA (Hons)

De Montfort University

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Course info

UCAS CODE LP25
Learn the theory and practice behind the fascinating and influential world of journalism, while broadening your expertise by studying International Relations as a joint honours course. You will be taught by a team of experienced subject experts with a range of relevant professional, industry and creative expertise.You will have the opportunity to:- learn how to analyse contemporary events in international politics and develop policy responses to them, as well as developing core skills in ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
110th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
101st
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
48th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Journalism

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 - 80 = 20% 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

Journalism graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Journalism graduate salary
£17,000

Politics

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Politics graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Politics graduate salary
£20,000

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

Entry requirements
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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
53%
Government & Politics
53%
English Literature
20%
Sociology
17%
Economics
14%

Journalism

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
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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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£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
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£14,750 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£14,750 per year
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International Students
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Latest International Relations reviews

International Relations
SR
Student Reviewer
20 Feb 15

International Relations and Journalism BA (Hons)

It is very catering to all students, has a good relaxed environment and a wide range of facilities that all students...

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How International Relations students rated:

Student rating ( 3.3) 6 reviews

5 star 17%
4 star 34%
3 star 33%
2 star 0%
1 star 16%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,021 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 50%
3 star 19%
2 star 2%
1 star 2%
De Montfort University
CUG ranking
101st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
Located in the heart of Leicester, one of the UK’s most vibrant and dynamic cities, De Montfort University (DMU) is a career-oriented institution with a well-earned reputation for graduate employability and a dedication towards enhancing long-term career prospects. The success of DMU is built upon a foundation of high quality teaching, and a series of significant investments in its campus and facilities. Students benefit from access to the most up-to-date academic resources, and plenty of opportunities for recreation, health and fitness, and a calendar of social activities which have been shown to improve learning outcomes. Leicester itself is a fantastic student city, ranked within the top ten in the country for value for money, and with plenty of activities to discover. DMU has won awards for its teaching, and graduate employment services.

Where you'll study

De Montfort University

The Gateway Leicester
Leicestershire
LE1 9BH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leicester  0.4 miles away

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