BA History / Careers

Year of entry: 2021

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Career opportunities

History is a popular and versatile degree subject that is highly regarded by employers.

Our graduates have been successful in a range of careers, including those in finance, marketing, the arts and creative industries, teaching and the media.

There are many opportunities to develop your skills and prepare for the world of work at Manchester. Our dedicated Careers Officer helps History students to improve their employability through both the curriculum and fostering other opportunities such as volunteering and career workshops.

Find out more on our careers and employability page.  

The University has its own dedicated Careers Service that you would have full access to as a student and for two years after you graduate. At Manchester you will have access to a number of opportunities to help boost your employability .