Politics and International Relations BA (Hons)

Newcastle University

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Course info

UCAS CODE L290
This degree offers the chance to choose from a variety of specialist modules in both Politics and International Relations.You will study national systems, political theory, and world politics, with the opportunity for comparative analysis.You can choose from a range of specialist modules allowing you to structure the course largely according to your own interests, choosing topics such as:- inequality and justice- environmental politics- regional political systems- international securityYou can ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
57th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
36th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
36th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
Full Time
3 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 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

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

Politics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Government & Politics
64%
History
58%
English Literature
27%
Economics
26%
General Studies
17%

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Latest International Relations reviews

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Emily
14 Mar 22

Politics and International Relations BA (Hons)

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How International Relations students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 6 reviews

5 star 34%
4 star 50%
3 star 16%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,244 reviews

5 star 29%
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3 star 11%
2 star 1%
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Newcastle University
CUG ranking
36th
Student rating
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Newcastle University is a future-focused institution with a long history of delivering high quality education, alongside a reputation for academic excellence. As a founding member of the elite Russell Group, Newcastle is known for world-class, royally recognised research and innovative teaching methods covering a comprehensive portfolio of subjects. The university is continually investing in its campus facilities and human capital, ensuring that students have access to state-of-the-art and industry relevant equipment, as well as a highly fulfilling learning experience. The main campus is located in the centre of the city, with fast and convenient railway connections to the rest of the country. Newcastle is surrounded by beautiful countryside and is renowned for Northumberland’s miles upon miles of beaches and rugged coastline.

Where you'll study

Newcastle University

King's Gate Newcastle upon Tyne
Northumberland
NE1 7RU United Kingdom Nearest train station: Newcastle Central  0.5 miles away

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