Politics and International Relations BSocSc (Hons)

University of Manchester

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UCAS CODE L200
The BSocSc (Hons) in Politics and International Relations degree is our single honours course for politics specialists. Our teaching and top-level research is structured around three core themes: Comparative Politics; International Politics; and Political Theory. In Year 1 and 2, you will take course units from across the three core areas, as well as choosing options from other disciplines, such as economics, sociology, history, philosophy or languages. By your final year, you will have an ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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57th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
13th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
20th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
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 - 97 = 3% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2021

Entry requirements
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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
History
62%
Government & Politics
47%
English Literature
29%
Economics
26%
Religious Studies & Theology
18%

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4 star 27%
3 star 18%
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Student rating ( 4.1) 1,305 reviews

5 star 30%
4 star 52%
3 star 16%
2 star 1%
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Where you'll study

University of Manchester

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M13 9PL United Kingdom Nearest train station: Manchester Piccadilly  0.3 miles away

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