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International Relations/Economic & Social History (SocSci) MA (Hons)

University of Glasgow

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UCAS CODE L253
INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS: - International relations is the study of how states and national societies interact across borders, especially in the areas of political, military, economic and cultural relations. Glasgow has a growing reputation for its research and teaching in the field of international relations. We are particularly well known for our work in the area of global security and conflict. You will be taught by leading academics who are experts in this field. The School of Social & ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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17th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
19th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
15th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
4 Years

History

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 - 93 = 7% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Politics

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Source: HESA, 2018

Politics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
History
62%
Government & Politics
61%
English Literature
35%
Religious Studies & Theology
17%
Geography
16%

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Student rating ( 4.5) 11 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.3) 3,201 reviews

5 star 52%
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3 star 9%
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University of Glasgow
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19th
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The University of Glasgow welcomes students from over 140 countries around the world, offering a modern learning environment in the largest city in Scotland. The university consists of four colleges: College of Arts College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences College of Science and Engineering College of Social Sciences There are three main campuses making up the university – Dumfries Campus, surrounded by 85 acres of parkland, Garscube Campus, which is home to the outdoor sports facilities, and the neo-Gothic Main Building at Gilmorehill Campus, which is 3 miles away from the city centre, and so beautiful that even wedding functions are held there! Alumni of the university include seven Nobel Prize winners, a Prime Minister and Scotland’s First Minister, while Albert Einstein gave a lecture on the theory of relativity back in 1933.

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University of Glasgow

University Of Glasgow University Avenue Glasgow
Glasgow, City Of
G12 8QQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Exhibition Centre   0.4 miles away

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