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Politics and Economics, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #99 (QS) Nottingham, United Kingdom
Politics and Economics course at University of Nottingham  will give you an understanding of the choices we make as individuals as well as the decisions that are made on our behalf by governments.
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Overview

How do political systems influence economic decision-making? Who decides what is fair? What can be done to tackle political and economic inequality?

On BA Politics and Economics course at University of Nottingham , you’ll answer these questions through the study of global and comparative politics, as well as an introduction to micro and macroeconomics. 

Careers

At Nottingham, you will acquire a strong academic foundation and a range of excellent transferable skills, such as the ability to study independently and communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.

You will leave us with specialist knowledge of international issues and political systems that will enhance your global career prospects. You will also have the capacity to grasp complicated economic concepts, whether they are mathematical or philosophical in nature.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contentious Politics: The Struggle for Democracy in Greater China
  • Democracy and its Critics
  • How Voters Decide
  • International Politics in the 20th Century
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Principles of Microeconomics

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

International entry requirements

  • IB score 36
  • IELTS 7.0 (no less than 6.0 in any element)
  • High school qualifications Check our country-specific information for guidance on qualifications from your country
  • A level offer AAA excluding general studies and critical thinking
  • Required subjects
  • GCSE maths, 7 (A) or above

Tuition Fee

  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Nottingham

  • 583 - 980 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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