BA History / Overview
Year of entry: 2016
- Degree awarded
- 3 years
- Typical A-level offer
Grades AAA-AAB, including Grade A History.
- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
37 points overall (core points accepted), including 6 or 7 in three Higher Level subjects, one of which must be History.
- Number of places/applicants
- 120 / 750
- How to apply
- Apply through UCAS
This programme offers enormous choice as well as the highest quality. You choose courses from a wide range, including Ancient, Medieval, Modern and Economic and Social History, as well as in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine. You can either specialise in particular areas or follow a range of interests. The final year offers a choice of specialised study of topics including British, European, American, African and Asian history at different periods, and a 12000-word thesis.
'History at Manchester provided me with constant support. Alongside the huge range of topics to study and the extra-curricular activities the department offers, history at Manchester offers a real sense of community between undergraduates, postgraduates, and lecturers, and has provided me with constant support and guidance through my studies and life in Manchester.' Zoe Strzelecki, History alumna and former editor of 'Manchester Historian', the newspaper established and run by Manchester's History students.
Flexible Honours may allow you to study an additional arts, languages or cultures subject. Find out more here
Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2016 will be £9,000 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £15,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.
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