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International Relations (including foundation year) BA (Hons)

London Metropolitan University

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Course info

UCAS CODE L252
**Why study this course?**If you’re passionate about international relations but don’t have the necessary requirements to enter the three-year undergraduate degree, this four-year course is perfect for you. On our International Relations (including foundation year) BA degree, you’ll gain all the academic skills necessary to succeed in undergraduate study, while being introduced to a wide range of current affairs and social sciences topics.After completion of Year 0, you’ll study the same ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Holloway | 4 Years | FEB-21

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
82nd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
118th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
80th

Start date and duration

Start date
FEB-21
Full Time
4 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 - 72 = 28% 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
£20,000
UK Politics graduate salary
£23,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, August 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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UCAS Tariff
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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
33%
Sociology
30%
History
26%
Psychology
21%
English Literature
21%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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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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International Students
International Fees
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Latest International Relations reviews

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Monika
11 Nov 19

International Relations BA (Hons)

University is good. Ones again Academics and other member of the staff are those who are making this university so...
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Jessica
11 Nov 19

International Relations with Languages BA (Hons)

Good so far, however there are areas that definitely still need improving! For example the language department...

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How International Relations students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 35 reviews

5 star 23%
4 star 55%
3 star 20%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 1,468 reviews

5 star 28%
4 star 41%
3 star 25%
2 star 3%
1 star 3%
London Metropolitan University
CompUniGuide ranking
118th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
London Met puts a huge focus on graduate employment – and it’s clearly paying off. The latest Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey revealed that an impressive 96.7% of London Met’s 2017 graduates were in employment or further study within six months. Work placements, industry experience and job opportunities while you study are key to London Met’s success. Another reason that students choose London Met is the outstanding facilities, which include: a £30 million Science Centre a state-of-the-art mock courtroom a newsroom and TV studio specialist art and design workshops, digital manufacturing facilities, editing suites and darkrooms There’s also been a multi-million-pound campus refurbishment, which has seen the University invest in new technology.

Where you'll study

London Metropolitan University

166-220 Holloway Road Islington
N7 8DB United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Holloway Road  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Highbury and Islington  0.3 miles away

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