International Politics Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Middlesex University 70% 10% 5% £9250 £14000 85 London On campus Full-time
Middlesex University 70% 10% 5% £9250 £14000 88 London On campus Full-time
Middlesex University 70% 10% 5% £9250 £14000 85 London On campus Full-time
Kingston University 70% 10% 5% £8390 £14900 85 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Durham University 70% 10% 5% £11700 £23600 85 Durham On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 70% 10% 5% £9030 £16380 85 London On campus Full-time
SOAS, University of London 70% 10% 5% £12720 £14270 £21750 £23800 85 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 70% 10% 5% £4515 £8190 85 London On campus Part-time
The London School of Economics and Political Science 70% 10% 5% £25224 £25224 85 London On campus Full-time
The University of York 70% 10% 5% £8040 £18240 85 York On campus Part-time
City University London 70% 10% 5% £5140 £8120 85 London On campus Part-time
Aston University 70% 10% 5% £11500 £21250 85 Birmingham On campus Full-time
SOAS, University of London 70% 10% 5% £10170 £20930 85 London On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 70% 10% 5% £4327 £14700 85 Aberystwyth On campus Part-time
City University London 78% 5% 10% £9250 £16560 117 London On campus Full-time
Brunel University 81% 10% 30% £9250 £15860 95 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
City University London 77% 5% 20% £9250 £16560 127 London On campus Full-time
Brunel University 82% 10% 10% £9250 £15860 93 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield 83% 0% 15% £9250 £15000 108 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
University of London 79% 0% 10% £9250 £12000 154 London On campus Full-time
Middlesex University 62% 8% 0% £9250 £14000 98 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 85% 0% 5% £9250 £14560 95 London On campus Full-time
University of Wales 51% 5% 5% £9000 £13500 134 Cardiff On campus Full-time
University of Exeter 72% 3% 3% £9250 £20000 156 Exeter On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 87% 5% 10% £9250 £14560 94 London On campus Full-time
University of Essex 72% 0% 6% £9250 £16850 105 Colchester On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 87% 5% 10% £9250 £14560 94 London On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University 100% 10% 10% £9250 £14000 111 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
University of Essex 72% 0% 6% £9250 £16850 105 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Exeter 72% 3% 3% £9250 £20000 156 Exeter On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University 100% 10% 10% £9250 £14000 111 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
University of Essex 72% 0% 6% £9250 £16850 105 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Wales 51% 5% 5% £9000 £13500 134 Cardiff On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University 100% 10% 10% £9250 £14000 111 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 100% 10% 10% £9300 £13750 111 London On campus Full-time
Aston University 100% 10% 10% £11500 £21250 111 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Loughborough University of Technology 100% 10% 10% £4500 £18100 111 Loughborough On campus Full-time
Middlesex University 100% 10% 10% £50 £84 111 London On campus Part-time
London Metropolitan University 80% 4% 10% £9300 £13750 119 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 80% 4% 10% £9030 £16380 119 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 80% 4% 10% £9030 £16380 119 London On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University 80% 4% 10% £9250 £14000 119 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
University of Keele 69% 0% 12% £9250 £14000 £14700 106 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
University of Keele 69% 0% 12% £9250 £15500 £16800 106 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
University of Leeds - - - - - - Leeds On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 70% 10% 5% - - 85 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
University of Westminster 70% 10% 5% - - 85 London On campus Part-time
The University of Warwick 70% 10% 5% - - 85 Coventry On campus Full-time
The University of Warwick 70% 10% 5% - - 85 Coventry On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 70% 10% 5% - - 85 Newcastle On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 70% 10% 5% - - 85 Newcastle On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 70% 10% 5% - - 85 Newcastle On campus Full-time
University of Salford 91% 0% 16% - - 103 Salford On campus Full-time
University of Bath 86% 0% 2% - - 154 Bath On campus Full-time
University of Stirling 80% 0% 0% - - 171 Stirling On campus Full-time
University of Stirling 80% 0% 0% - - 171 Stirling On campus Full-time
University of London - - - £9250 £12000 - London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 91% 15% 5% £4625 £7280 - London On campus Part-time
Birkbeck, University of London 90% 15% 5% £4625 £7280 - London On campus Part-time
University of Oxford 100% 10% 10% - - 111 Oxford On campus Full-time
Plymouth University 100% 10% 10% - - 111 Plymouth On campus Full-time
University of Leeds 100% 10% 10% - - 111 Leeds On campus Full-time
University of Portsmouth 80% 4% 10% £9250 - 119 Portsmouth On campus Full-time
University of the West of Scotland 80% 4% 10% - - 119 Paisley On campus Full-time
University of Oxford 80% 4% 10% - - 119 Oxford On campus Full-time
University of Kent 80% 4% 10% - - 119 Canterbury On campus Part-time
University of Stirling 80% 4% 10% - - 119 Stirling On campus Full-time
University of Exeter 80% 4% 10% - - 119 Exeter On campus Full-time
University of Bristol 80% 4% 10% £4800 - 119 Bristol On campus Part-time
The University of Edinburgh 80% 4% 10% - - 119 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
University of Kent 80% 4% 10% - - 119 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Queen's University of Belfast 80% 4% 10% - - 119 Belfast On campus Full-time
Coventry University 80% 4% 10% - - 119 Coventry On campus Part-time
University of Kent 80% 4% 10% - - 119 Canterbury On campus Full-time
The University of Buckingham 80% 4% 10% - - 119 Buckingham On campus Full-time
The University of Buckingham 80% 4% 10% - - 119 Buckingham On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University 80% 4% 10% £9250 - 119 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
The University of Buckingham 80% - 5% £25344 £40464 119 Buckingham On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University 80% - 5% £9250 £14000 119 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
81 /100
76749 students of International Politics in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

The NSS is commissioned by the <a rel="nofollow" target="_blank" href="https://www.officeforstudents.org.uk/advice-and-guidance/student-information-and-data/national-student-survey-nss">Office for Students</a>

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of International Politics

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £24168 £23490 £28242
25-75 percentile range £20009 - £28338 £17512 - £29442 £21427 - £37533

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £24639 £24704 £30219
25-75 percentile range £20826 - £28317 £19319 - £30889 £23353 - £39742

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for International Politics

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of International Politics who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of International Politics

  • Banks
  • Charities
  • IGOs
  • International Businesses
  • Law Firms
  • Local and National Government
  • Media Companies
  • NGOs

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of International Politics who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of International Politics (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of International Politics at Anglia Ruskin University

35% Elementary occupations
25% Protective service occupations
10% Administrative occupations
10% Managers, directors and senior officials
10% Customer service occupations
10% Welfare and housing associate professionals

Grading Distribution

Students of International Politics in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for International Politics

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for International Politics studies:
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Research - MRes
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Master of Arts (Postgraduate) - MA (PG)
  • Master of Laws - LLM
  • Master of Philosophy in Economics - MPhil (Econ)
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
  • Master of Studies - MSt
  • Master of Research - MA (Res)

The median salary of graduates of International Politics was £24168 15 months after graduation, £23490 3 years after graduation and £28242 5 years after graduation.

Global Governance and Diplomacy at University of Oxford received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 9 respondents.