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

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BA Ancient History and History / Careers

Year of entry: 2019

Career opportunities

You'll develop a range of transferable skills, including the ability to think logically and imaginatively, communicate effectively, and interpret, assess and evaluate information and data.

A popular route for our graduates is to pursue postgraduate study. Other recent graduates have gone on to employment within the BBC, Google, UK government departments, museums, law firms and a wide range of educational institutions, working as archivists, curators, teachers, marketers, managers and more.

Our award-winning Careers Service provides a wealth of tools, advice, development opportunities, and industry links specific to your subject. You'll have access to dedicated support throughout your studies and up to two years after graduation.

Find out more on the Careers and employability pages for History and Classics and Ancient History