Our BA in Politics and Economics explores contemporary developments in both the political sphere and the economy. It asks fundamental questions about how politics shapes the economy and how the economy shapes politics. You will delve into discussions of how society allocates resources, policy and power, to understand the world around us. You will develop your subject knowledge and analytical skills through the investigation of political systems and decision making across national and international organisations. Throughout this programme, you will apply your learning and knowledge, allowing you to demonstrate effective communication, critical thinking and problem solving skills; equipping you for a variety of roles and careers. Why choose this course?
- No. 1 in the UK. Britain's best university, ranked by students (Student Crowd University Awards, 2022)
- Global Top 300 for Social Sciences (Times Higher Education World University Subject Rankings, 2022)
- Discover diverse cultures through an International Year at one of our partner universities across the globe
- Opportunity to undertake an entrepreneurship year and gain transferable skills
- Access to industry-leading software such as Bloomberg and STATA
- Interest rates
- Exchange rates
- Wage rate
- Stock markets
For a list of indicative modules please visit the course page on the Keele University website.
How to apply
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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Fees and funding
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