Our BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics provides you with an excellent and rigorous education, exploring fundamental and far-reaching issues concerning human welfare and social justice, political ideals and economic realities. Many of today's leading politicians and public figures studied Philosophy, Politics and Economics. This classic combined degree brings together subjects key to understanding the ethical, social and economic complexities of public life and offers you the chance to explore fundamental and far-reaching issues concerning human welfare and social justice, political ideals and economic realities. We are first in the Russell Group for overall student satisfaction (NSS 2016), and ranked eighth in the UK according to The Guardian University Guide 2016. We offer a high number of contact hours with teaching conducted in small groups. Our research-led teaching is delivered by recognised world experts on contemporary philosophy and the history of the subject, and we achieved the seventh highest score in the UK for published work (REF 2014). We also offer many opportunities to take modules outside your main degree subjects and to study abroad.