University of York

Politics University of York Degree level: Undergraduate

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‌Politics is all around us, and it’s moving fast. With our internationally renowned experts you’ll get to the very heart of political thinking.
Explore the principles of power – how it’s won and how it’s used to drive the decisions that influence our daily lives. You’ll discover how issues such as poverty, debt, terrorism, ethnic conflict and environmental change affect us all, and investigate new powers like China and India.

From 2017 you can opt to add an additional year to your course between year two and year three to study abroad - gaining valuable personal and employability skills.

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications at this time. Please contact the provider to find out more.

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code L200
Institution code Y50
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
A level AAB
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDD We accept a range of BTEC qualifications equivalent to 3 A Levels.
Access to HE Diploma D: 36 credits
M: 9 credits
P: 0 credits
Scottish Higher AAAAB Acceptable with Scottish Advanced Highers
Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal D3, D3, M2
Extended Project We recognise the value of this qualification although it will not be included as a condition of entry. It may be taken in to consideration when you receive your results.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 35 points
Scottish Advanced Higher AB Acceptable in conjunction with Scottish Highers
Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015) A - B We will consider this qualification alongside A Levels, as equivalent to one A Level.

General Studies is typically excluded from conditional offers.
We consider a wide range of qualifications for entry. If your qualification is not listed here please visit our website for further information: https://www.york.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/applying/entry/


English language requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
International £16,620 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

These fees are for 2018/19 entry. We will update our fees for 2019/20 later in the year once they have been agreed. For additional information please see our web pages at: https://www.york.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/fees-funding/

Provider information

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University of York
Heslington
York
YO10 5DD


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