European Social & Political Studies


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European Social and Political Studies: Dual Degree BA

Students on this dual degree will benefit from the reputation and teaching specialisms of both UCL and Sciences Po in France. The programme offers specialisation in a humanities or social science subject, combined with a broad base in history, law, politics and philosophy, and fluency in a European language.

Key Information

Programme starts

September 2018
UCAS code
Full-time: 4 years
Application deadline
15 January 2018
London, Bloomsbury
Applications per place
6 (2016 entry)*
Total intake
69 (2018 entry)*
* Figures relate to European Social and Political Studies subject area

Degree benefits

  • Spend your first two years of study at Sciences Po, the most prestigious institution for social and political sciences in France.

  • Benefit from UCL's world-class teaching system and the insights of its renowned humanities, language and social sciences scholars.

  • The complement of social science and humanities specialisms on offer at UCL and Sciences Po enables a cohesive programme of study throughout your degree.

  • The programme offers international mobility and an overseas experience. These features have become invaluable assets for all young graduates starting a career.

Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014

The Research Excellence Framework, or REF, is the system for assessing the quality of research in UK higher education institutions. The 2014 REF was carried out by the UK's higher education funding bodies, and the results used to allocate research funding from 2015/16.

The following REF score was awarded to the department: European Social and Political Studies .

  • Interdisciplinary programme: see contributing departments

Learn more about the scope of UCL's research, and browse case studies, on our Research Impact website.

Please note

The dual degree does not offer the other two possibilities normally existent for the European Social and Political Studies BA of two major languages or one major language and one minor.

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