48 months
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14800 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

Gain an understanding of the British political system with this British Politics and Legislative Studies from The University of Hull. Then experience it for yourself with a unique 12-month placement in Westminster.​

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Gain a thorough understanding of the UK’s political system. Then apply it to the real world during a unique 12-month placement in Westminster working for a Member of Parliament or a peer, where you’ll get in-depth exposure to British parliamentary procedures and behaviours.

The British Politics and Legislative Studies programme from the University of Hull  opens doors to those considering a career in Parliament. Our graduates are well known throughout the major UK political parties.

In fact, so many of them now work in Westminster that they’ve become affectionately known as ‘the Hull Mafia’.

Your future prospects

  • Civil Service Fast Streamer
  • Policy officer
  • Politician's assistant
  • Public affairs consultant
  • Government social research officer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • British Political History since 1945
  • Politics of the World Economy
  • British Government
  • Comparative Politics
  • Philosophy, History and Ideology
  • Contemporary Political Issues

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Tariff Points: 128 points. Points can be from any qualification on the UCAS tariff, but must include at least 80 points from 

  • A levels
  • BTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • OCR Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • CACHE Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • Irish Leaving Certificate
  • Scottish Highers
  • Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14800 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Hull

729 - 1384 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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