UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES)


History, Politics and Economics BA

History, Politics and Economics are brought to life in the exciting context of Russia and Eastern Europe, and combine some of the most important approaches for understanding the social, cultural, economic and political world around us. Students on this programme will develop skills essential for a wide range of future careers and activities.

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An Overview of History, Politics and Economics at SSEES

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Watch our Q&A from the UCL Open Day (May 2022)

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We expect graduates of this degree to have a multitude of transferable skills, combined with specialist knowledge of the region. This degree might lead to careers in government service (UK and other EU states), international agencies and non-governmental organisations (NGOs), consultancy (economic, political risk, security, marketing), banking, financial services, law, media, teaching and the leisure industry, as well as to further study.


For guidance on the HPE structure, please see the Programme Handbook (please note the handbook is for current students and so the structure may change somewhat from year to year. You can view the module descriptions by clicking on the titles which will take you through to the UCL Module Catalogie. 

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