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Sociology and Economics (Hons)

University of Kent

36 months
17400 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Are you curious about how societies work, develop and transform? Do you want to know more about the role of economics in these processes? Our Sociology and Economics (Hons) programme from University of Kent offers you a comprehensive and inspiring approach to these topics.


The School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research offers a large choice of specialist modules on race, social change, criminal justice, disability and the arts. Our academics are internationally recognised for their expertise in sociological theory and their varied research gives you the opportunity to study diverse areas ranging from street culture to terrorism.

Our academics in Kent’s School of Economics are exciting and innovative teachers who place a particular emphasis on making economics relevant to the real world.


    As part of Sociology and Economics (Hons) programme from University of Kent , you develop critical thinking, transferable knowledge and skills that enable you to work in a variety of professions.

    Our graduates have gone on to work in:

    • national and local government
    • social and financial policy
    • international institutions and NGOs
    • banking and financial services
    • media, journalism, broadcasting
    • corporate relations
    • human resources.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Economics 
  • Statistics for Economics 
  • Sociology of Everyday Life 
  • Fundamentals of Sociology 
  • Sociological Theory: The Classics 
  • Write,Right 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A level


  •  GCSE

    Maths grade B

  •  Access to HE Diploma

    The University welcomes applications from Access to Higher Education Diploma candidates for consideration. A typical offer may require you to obtain a proportion of Level 3 credits in relevant subjects at merit grade or above.

  •  BTEC Nationals

    Distinction, Distinction, Merit

  •  International Baccalaureate

    30 points overall or 15 points at HL including IB Mathematics 4 at HL or SL (Mathematics Studies at 5 is accepted)

  • Tuition Fee

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    • International

      17400 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 17400 GBP per year during 36 months.
    • National

      9250 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
    • EU full-time £13000
    • Home part-time £4625
    • EU part-time £6500
    • International part-time £8700

    Living costs for Canterbury

    660 - 1140 GBP /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


    Scholarships are available for excellence in academic performance, sport and music and are awarded on merit. For further information on the range of awards available and to make an application see our scholarships website.

    Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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