Congratulations on your offer to study History!
At Manchester you’ll experience an education and environment that sets you up for a professionally rewarding and personally fulfilling future. Choose Manchester and we’ll help you make your mark.
Ranked seventh in the UK for History (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023).
Study in a city that is steeped in history – from Peterloo to the anti-slavery movement.
Your next steps
Learning and support
Your learning experience
Truly interdisciplinary learning
Tailor your degree to suit your interests.
We offer a wide variety of approaches to history, from political and economic history, to gender, social, cultural and colonial history.
A welcoming environment
History at Manchester has an active community that welcomes students from all over the world.
You’ll make friends through course and society activities, and get support in your studies from older students through our peer-assisted student support scheme.
Careers and employability
Most of our courses offer you the chance to apply your subject-specific knowledge in a real-world context in the form of a placement in your third year of study.
Courses within this subject area
Remind yourself how much your course at Manchester has to offer you.
Follow the relevant link for details about the course you have an offer for:
- History BA
- History and American Studies BA
- History and Arabic BA
- History and French BA
- History and German BA
- History and Italian BA
- History and Portuguese BA
- History and Russian BA
- History and Sociology BA
- History and Spanish BA
- Modern History with Economics BA
- Politics and Modern History BA
- Ancient History and History BA
- Archaeology and History BA
- Art History and History BA
- English Literature and History BA
- Film Studies and History BA
If your joint course crosses into another subject area, find out more about what it offers: