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Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Welcome to the School of Philosophy, Politics and Economics. 

We combine intellectual rigour with a friendly and inclusive atmosphere to support you in developing a comprehensive understanding of contemporary challenges. Find out more about our courses and what it's like to be a student here with York Virtual Visit.

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Our interdisciplinary school was founded more than 30 years ago and has established a strong international reputation. You will have the flexibility to choose from a wide range of modules delivered by thee constituent departments.

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