Politics and Sociology BSc (Hons)

University of Surrey

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UCAS CODE LL23
**Why choose this course**At a time of growing inequality and increasing social and political unrest, it is important to understand how political institutions can address some of the more deeply rooted problems in society. Our BSc (Hons) Politics and Sociology course will let you discover and understand the interactions between social and political trends.**What you will study**Our BSc (Hons) Politics and Sociology course will provide you with extensive knowledge of the interactions between ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Sociology
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
84th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
34th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
32nd

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
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 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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

Sociology

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Sociology graduate salary at this uni
£24,000
UK Sociology graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, August 2020

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Sociology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Sociology
29%
Mathematics
27%
Psychology
22%
History
22%
English Literature
21%

Politics

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How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 27 reviews

5 star 23%
4 star 70%
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2 star 7%
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Student rating ( 4.1) 989 reviews

5 star 30%
4 star 53%
3 star 14%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
University of Surrey
CompUniGuide ranking
34th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
Based on a beautiful and vibrant campus, The University of Surrey provides exceptional teaching and practical learning to inspire and equip students for personal and professional success. The University is spread over three sites with the following faculties: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences The University prepares their students for the world of work, and many take up the opportunity to do Professional Training placements as a part of their degree. The Higher Education Statistics Agency recently reported that 94% of Surrey’s 2018 graduates were in work or further education six months after they graduated. Surrey was recognised as an ‘outstanding’ institution when it received a prestigious Gold award in the first ever Teaching Excellence Framework.

Where you'll study

University of Surrey

Stag Hill Guildford
Surrey
GU2 7XH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Guildford  0.3 miles away

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