International Relations and Politics BA (Hons)

De Montfort University

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UCAS CODE L245
PoliticsStudying Politics BA (Hons) at DMU develops your understanding of the political decisions, processes and ideas that shape our lives. You will gain an in-depth knowledge of current political issues, and have opportunities to gain work experience, meet practitioners and travel overseas. You can pair this knowledge with either History, Economics, International Relations or Journalism to create a tailored course that broadens your expertiseInternational RelationsOn this course you will ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
110th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
81st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
59th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
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 - 90 = 10% 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

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, April 2021

Entry requirements
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
Government & Politics
53%
History
53%
English Literature
20%
Sociology
17%
Religious Studies & Theology
14%

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
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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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£14,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£14,250 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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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

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Student rating ( 4.0) 1,011 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 50%
3 star 19%
2 star 2%
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De Montfort University
CompUniGuide ranking
81st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) is a diverse and supportive learning community dedicated to helping students achieve the life, career and great experiences they want. In 2019 the Good Growth for Cities Index ranked the home of DMU - Leicester - in the top 10 best places for quality of life, ahead of London and neighboring Nottingham and Derby. DMU is a TEF Gold-winning university – the highest teaching standard possible in UK higher education. The award shows DMU offer great support with students’ degrees, work experience, and with life outside the classroom. DMU offers an excellent environment with great facilities that enhance learning and employability, the campus was transformed to meet students’ needs.

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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