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Geography and International Relations BA (Hons)

University of Sussex

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Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-23

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

About the course

If you want to explore the human and environmental background to global issues, this course is for you.

You will learn from experts who influence global debates on topics such as poverty, inequality, climate change and migration.

Outside the classroom, you'll gain real-world exposure to global issues through debates with industry speakers, international placements, and field trips to destinations such as the Mojave Desert, Dubai, China and Greece.

About Sussex

Sussex graduates change the world. Our students become the leaders of the future, making discoveries, improving lives and changing things for the better.

Study with us to join a welcoming and inspiring community of staff and students from more than 140 countries.

Location

We shape the world from a fantastic campus on the UK's beautiful south coast.

We are the only UK university surrounded by a national park, so you can step off campus to explore the hills and woodlands of the South Downs. The vibrant, colourful and creative seaside city of Brighton & Hove is just nine minutes away.

With Brighton voted the happiest city in England for students, (Student Living Survey, Sodexo, 2018) there can be few better places to study.

Application deadline

25 January

Tuition fees

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£ 22,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

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A level : BBB - ABB

You will also need GCSE (or equivalent) Mathematics, with at least grade 4 (or grade C).You should also have a broad range of GCSEs 9-4 (A*-C), including good grades in relevant subjects.

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University information

University of Sussex

  • University League Table

    41st

  • Campus address

    University of Sussex, Sussex House, Brighton, Brighton & Hove, BN1 9RH, England

The city of Brighton & Hove is world famous for its openness and inclusivity. The city is only one hour from London and 30 minutes from Gatwick airport.
With world-leading development courses and highly regarded business programmes, Sussex has a reputation for expertise in sustainability and innovation.
A university with an international reputation, Sussex welcomes students to its friendly community of academics and students of over 150 nationalities.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    24th out of 76 24

    29th out of 84 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 210
    130 63%

    28th

    5
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    78.0 78%

    8th

    52
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.57 71%

    73rd

    9
  • Entry standards

    / Max 217
    132 63%

    34th

    5
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    68.0 68%

    26th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.78 76%

    43rd

    16

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