Philosophy, Politics and Economics BA (Hons)

University of Nottingham

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UCAS CODE VLL5
What motivates our behaviours and choices? How do we define ethical behaviour in commerce? How do concepts of social justice influence economic policy?Our BA Philosophy, Politics and Economics degree will help you answer questions like this through the philosophical analysis of political issues and economic phenomena. You’ll study microeconomics and macroeconomics, political theory and global politics, as well as core aspects of philosophy including reasoning, logic and ethics.You can tailor ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Economics
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
37th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
20th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
12th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
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 - 95 = 5% 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
£28,000
UK Economics graduate salary
£26,000

Philosophy

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Philosophy graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Philosophy graduate salary
£19,000

Politics

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Politics graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Politics graduate salary
£22,000

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

Entry requirements
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

Economics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Economics
86%
Mathematics
86%
History
19%
Geography
17%
Chemistry
16%

Politics

Philosophy

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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£19,000 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£19,000 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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24 Feb 15

Politics BA (Hons)

I think the campus is the best thing about this uni! It is so peaceful and green, so different to city universities. It...

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Where you'll study

University of Nottingham

University Park Nottingham
NG7 2RD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Beeston  1.1 miles away

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