City University London

Course Introduction

' The Department of International Politics is ranked 22nd in the UK and 4th in London according to the Guardian University Guide 2015 ' You will take part in our vibrant research environment, including the City Political Economy Research Centre and get to know our strong community of postgraduate students. ' Pursuing your studies at the very heart of London, in close proximity to London's square mile, Westminster, Fleet Street and Canary Wharf gives you a chance to participate in major debates on key political'economic issues, build your professional networks and enjoy student life in a global mega'city.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Higher
  • International Baccalaureate 33
  • GCE A-level ABB-AAB
  • BTEC National Diploma DDD
  • Tariff 136
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Extended Diploma

Key Course Information

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90% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 90%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 94%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 90%

£27,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

75% Go on to work and/or study

In work 50
Studying 25
Studying and working 0
Unemployed 20
Unknown 10

13% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 24%

Total Coursework: 76%

£7,800 - £10,000
Typical cost of university accommodation

£5,500 - £7,800
Typical cost of private accommodation