Wealth of opportunities
Congratulations on becoming an offer-holder in Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE) at The University of Manchester.
As PPE students, you will gain knowledge of significant topics across multiple subject areas.
Our interdisciplinary nature provides you with the widest range of topics and units possible.
Study at a top ten UK university for Politics and International Studies (THE World University Rankings 2024).
Home of the British Election Study offering exciting opportunities in electoral politics.
Your next steps
Learning and support
Your learning experience
A week in the life of a PPE student
Learn more about what it's like to study at The University of Manchester.
Student Santiago provides insights on his day-to-day activities as a PPE student in Manchester.
A week in the life of a PPE student PDF download (266kb)
Support on your course
We foster a vibrant learning community among staff and students in our Politics department.
You’ll make friends through our many student societies, activities, and receive support from students through our peer-assisted support scheme.
Providing high-quality education
BA Politics, Philosophy and Economics
Student Rohan Mistry talks about his experiences at The University of Manchester.
Rohan talks about the wide range of opportunities for students during their studies at the University.
Careers and employability
Make your mark at Manchester
We prepare you for a range of career options, helping you develop key skills that are in demand with employers.
Our graduates earn an average salary of £31,500 after five years, and 90% of graduates are in work or further study after 15 months (Discover Uni).
Tom Danaher, Associate Director at Smith & Williamson in London, explains how his experience at Manchester kickstarted his career.
Courses within this subject area
Remind yourself how much your course at Manchester has to offer you.
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