36 months
20000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This dual honours degree in Economics and Politics at University of Sheffield focuses on the interaction between economic and political aspects of the modern world. The course analyses political ideas, institutions and practices. It also gives you a solid grounding in modern economic theory. 

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In the Economics and Politics programme from University of Sheffield , you'll explore the issues underlying current debates on economic policy. And you'll develop the quantitative and analytical skills essential for economists to make informed judgements.

Key Features  

  • The balance between the two subjects is roughly equal. 
  • Over the three years you'll take compulsory and optional modules in both. The third year includes a project module in politics.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Intermediate Microeconomics
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • International Economics
  • Labour Economics
  • Economics of Financial Institutions
  • Public Economics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

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 Levels + Extended Project Qualification | ABB + B in a relevant EPQ; ABB + A in Core Maths
  • International Baccalaureate | 34
  • BTEC | DDD in Applied Law, Business, Enterprise and Entrepreneurship or Personal and Business Finance
  • Scottish Highers | AAAAB 
  • Welsh Baccalaureate + 2 A Levels | B + AA
  • Access to HE Diploma | 60 credits overall including 45 at Level 3 including 36 at Distinctions and 6 credits at Merits
  • Mature students - explore other routes for mature students

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 Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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