UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

Economics and geography have been moving ever closer in their concerns. The fields of development and the environment are obvious examples. This challenging combined'studies programme is designed to equip students with a thorough grounding in the theoretical principles and techniques of application in both fields.

Course Modules

Year 1 examples: Economics; introduction to mathematics for economics; writing and analysis in geography; global geographies. Year 2 examples: Microeconomics; macroeconomic theory and policy. Year 3 examples: All final year courses are optional.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc £16,690  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Advanced Higher A1AA
  • Irish Leaving Certificates AAAAB
  • GCE A-level A*AA
  • European Baccalaureate 80%-85%
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • International Baccalaureate 39
  • SQA Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade

Key Course Information

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72% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 74%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 85%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 89%

£21,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

80% Go on to work and/or study

In work 55
Studying 20
Studying and working 5
Unemployed 15
Unknown 5

17% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 79%

Total Coursework: 21%

£5,337 - £7,371
Typical cost of university accommodation

£5,915 - £6,624
Typical cost of private accommodation