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Philosophy, Politics and Economics

University of Nottingham

36 months
20000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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This Philosophy, Politics and Economics course at the University of Nottingham  will equip you with rigorous training from three disciplines to further critical thinking and help you answer this type of questions, and many more, on political issues and economic phenomena. 


Key facts

On this Philosophy, Politics and Economics course at the University of Nottingham you’ll study microeconomics and macroeconomics, political theory and global politics, as well as core aspects of philosophy including reasoning, logic and ethics.

You can tailor your studies to your individual career aspirations through optional modules that allow you to specialise in areas such as behavioural economics, econometrics, social philosophy and parliamentary studies. You can also enhance your CV by studying abroad at our campuses in China or Malaysia, or with a partner institution in locations like Australia, Canada or Japan.


A degree from Nottingham can give you a head start in your career. You will acquire a strong academic foundation and a range of excellent skills in philosophy, politics, and economics, as well as transferable skills, such as the ability to study independently and communicate effectively, verbally and in writing.

You will have the capacity to grasp complicated economic concepts, whether they are mathematical or philosophical in nature. You will be highly adept in analytical reasoning, clear presentation of ideas, constructive discussion and the ability to articulate complex ideas and lines of reasoning in accessible ways.

You will also develop specialist knowledge of political ideas and concepts, international issues, and political systems that will enhance your global career prospects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • British Party Politics
  • Crises and Controversies in European Politics
  • Democracy and its Critics
  • Global Security
  • How Voters Decide
  • International Political Economy and Global Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
    • The final deadline is 30 June. However, as admission to our courses is competitive, students should aim to apply by 26 January if possible.


360 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A levels: A*AA (A*ABB for those taking four full A levels and completing them in the same year)
  • GCSEs: GCSE maths, 7 (A) or above, unless taking it at A level


  • International Baccalaureate: 38

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Nottingham

583 - 978 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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