Politics and International Relations BA (Hons)

University of Leicester

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How is power wielded on a national and international level? What is the relationship between the two? This degree will give you a solid grounding in both politics and international relations, helping you build the skills to make your mark out in the field.Our Politics and International Relations BA provides you with an understanding of the exercise of power at both the national and international levels and the relationship between the two. You will gain a thorough grounding in the study of both ... READ MORE

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Full Time
3 - 4 Years


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Politics graduate salary at this uni
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Scottish Higher

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Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Government & Politics
English Literature

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
Students from Other UK
£9,250 per year
Students from England Students from England
£9,250 per year
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
£9,250 per year
Students from Wales Students from Wales
£9,250 per year
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
£9,250 per year
Students from Channel Islands
Students from EU EU Students
£18,200 per year

More info: Year Abroad: £4,550 which is 25% of the full-time tuition fee.

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International Relations
26 Mar 22

Politics and International Relations BA (Hons)

University of Leicester has a pretty good reputation and it is a good place to learn. However, in terms of building...

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University of Leicester
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Established in 1921, the University of Leicester is a highly regarded research-driven institution in the heart of the UK, with a 100-year heritage in delivering top-quality education. The university offers more than 150 different degree programmes across 30 subject areas. Courses are distributed across three academic colleges: College of Life Sciences; College of Science and Engineering; College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities. Most courses include an optional year abroad in one of 27 countries worldwide. The University of Leicester has a diverse and inclusive population of around 20,000 students, of which approximately 4,000 are from overseas, representing over 80 countries globally. Students benefit from studying in a contemporary student-friendly city with a thriving cultural scene and one of the fastest-growing employment sectors in the UK.

Where you'll study

University of Leicester

University Road Leicester
LE1 7RH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leicester  0.4 miles away

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