Politics, Philosophy and Economics (with placement year) BA (Hons)

Loughborough University

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Course info

UCAS CODE L0V0
This prestigious degree offers students the opportunity to explore and analyse complex problems from three key disciplinary perspectives. Our Politics, Philosophy and Economics course provides the skills required for a range of distinguished careers.The world faces numerous complex challenges. Our BA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE) degree equips students with the tools and abilities necessary to understand and resolve these challenges. Drawing on the insights of key fields of study ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Politics
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
1st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
6th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
16th

Start date and duration

Start date
04-OCT-21
Sandwich
4 Years

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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Students from Other UK
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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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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£19,750 per year
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How Economics students rated:

Student rating ( 4.6) 85 reviews

5 star 65%
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3 star 1%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.6) 1,926 reviews

5 star 64%
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Loughborough University
CompUniGuide ranking
6th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.6)
Loughborough is in the top 10 of every national 2020 university league table, and top in the region. It ranked 1st for Accommodation and 2nd for University Facilities and Students’ Union in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2019. These annual awards were voted for entirely by students – with 41,000+ reviews and comments submitted from more than 130 universities across the UK that year. This single-site campus university is spread over a sprawling 440-acre green site, containing everything you need for day-to-day student life. It has been awarded the Green Flag Award for its vibrant campus in 2018/19, recognised as one of the nation’s best green spaces. Loughborough is also consistently praised by students for its unbeatable community spirit. Loughborough students on Whatuni say: “I have made great friends and I find my course incredibly interesting.

Where you'll study

Loughborough University

Ashby Road Loughborough
Leicestershire
LE11 3TU United Kingdom Nearest train station: Loughborough  1.1 miles away

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