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BA Ancient History and History
Study ancient, medieval and modern history for a wide range of career options.

BA Ancient History and History / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
BA (Hons)
3 Years
Typical A-level offer
AAB, including A in either History or Ancient History
Typical International Baccalaureate offer
35 points overall (core points accepted), including 665 in three Higher Level subjects; one of the 6s must be History.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
New programme, so number of applicants is as yet unknown.  We envisage that there will be about 12 places available.
How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course overview

  • You are interested in a wide range of historical periods, from Greco-Roman civilisations to the modern day
  • You are looking for training in a variety of historiographical techniques, including specialisms which are vital to historical research
  • You want to learn from passionate and committed historians at the cutting edge of their subjects

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On this day you will find out more about the School and its resources, and meet members of academic and admissions staff who will be able to answer any questions you have.


Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2018 will be £9,250. Future inflationary increases may also be applied to each subsequent year of your course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £18,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Contact name
Katie Cowey
+44 (0)161 306 1252
Academic department overview

See: About us

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