Philosophy, Politics and Economics BA (Hons)

University of York

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UCAS CODE L0V0
Learn from internationally respected experts from across three highly regarded departments. Build the understanding and analytical skills valued by top employers and become an agent of change.Understand the forces at work where power and money intersect with ideals. Grapple with the problems that shape society, explore the theory behind policy and question the morality of competing systems of government. By what right do our rulers govern? What conditions create poverty and how does wealth ... READ MORE

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Philosophy
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
20th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
12th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-23
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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Philosophy

Politics

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
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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
Mathematics
86%
Economics
70%
History
29%
Physics
15%
Chemistry
15%

Politics

Philosophy

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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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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
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£21,950 per year
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EU Fees
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£21,950 per year
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Philosophy, Politics and Economics BA (Hons)

Fantastic I’m loving it. So happy to be at York. Can’t imagine being anywhere else. Would very highly recommend to any...

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Where you'll study

University of York

Heslington York
YO10 5DD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Poppleton  2.7 miles away

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