International Social and Public Policy and Economics BSc (Hons)

London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

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UCAS CODE LLK1
This course enables students to study a joint honours degree in the closely linked fields of social policy and economics. You will learn how to apply economic concepts to policy issues and about the connections between them. You will consider issues such as the fact that it is prosperous economies that can most easily introduce and support generous social policies; but the nature of social policy provision can have substantial impacts on how an economy performs. You will learn about issues ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Social Policy
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
107th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
4th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
2nd

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Economics

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

Economics graduate salary at this uni
£33,000
UK Economics graduate salary
£28,000

Social Policy

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Social Policy graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Social Policy graduate salary
£21,000

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

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

Social Policy

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Government & Politics
46%
Economics
42%
Mathematics
37%
History
35%
Sociology
32%

Economics

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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£21,570 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Student rating ( 4.0) 105 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.0) 935 reviews

5 star 27%
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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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