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BA Politics, Philosophy and Economics
Examine the relationship between political and economic debates in modern society.

BA Politics, Philosophy and Economics / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
BA
Duration
3/4 years, with option of international study
Typical A-level offer
AAA
Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
AAB
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

6,6,6 at Higher level, 36 points overall.  Applicants offering Mathematics or Maths Studies at Standard or Higher level must achieve a minimum of grade 5. Applicants taking English Language A must achieve grade 4 at Higher or Standard level. Applicants offering English Language B must achieve grade 5 at Higher level and grade 6 at Standard level.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants

99/650

How to apply
Apply through UCAS .
Apply through UCAS
UCAS course code
LV25
UCAS institution code
M20

Course overview

  • Explore philosophical and political arguments, and their economic context - analysing and evaluating sources to form rigorous arguments.
  • Gain insights from different fields, applying them to pressing policy concerns. 
  • Have the option to spend Year 3 studying abroad, and graduate prepared for employment or further study.

Open days

The university organises open days every year in June and October. These are an opportunity to find out more about the course, meet students and staff, and tour the campus.

You will also get the opportunity to find out more about accommodation, finance, study abroad, and our facilities.

If you apply and receive an offer, we will invite you to a visit day where you will have the opportunity to learn more about the School of Social Sciences, teaching and learning, study opportunities and student life.

For more information, see   Open days

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2019 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £18,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Social Sciences
Contact name
Social Sciences Undergraduate Admissions
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 4470
Facsimile
+44 (0)161 275 4751
Email
Website
http://www.manchester.ac.uk/socialsciences
Academic department overview

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