BA Ancient History / Careers

Year of entry: 2020

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Career opportunities

You'll develop a range of transferable skills, including the ability to:

  • think logically and imaginatively;
  • communicate effectively;
  • interpret, assess and evaluate information and data;
  • propose ideas and theories;
  • lead and participate in discussions;
  • work independently and to deadlines;
  • and demonstrate an understanding of different cultures and societies.

Recent graduates have entered a variety of professional fields including law, archaeology and education, with employers including:

  • BBC
  • Google
  • UK government departments
  • museums
  • law firms
  • educational institutions

Others have gone on to further study, undertaking taught master's and postgraduate research degrees in similar and related fields.

Find out more on our careers and employability page.