Ancient History BA (Hons)

King's College London, University of London

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UCAS CODE Q806
On our Ancient History BA degree you can explore a huge range of diverse periods, countries and cultures. You can study topics to suit your interests - from earliest Greece to Rome and beyond, and right up to the influence of Classics on modern history and current affairs. Our course also covers a vast geographical area, from Roman Britain to the Black Sea, Persia, Egypt and North Africa. While you will focus on the historical modules, you will also have the opportunity to learn Latin and/ or ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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100th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
20th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
20th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Classics

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Classics graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Classics graduate salary
£22,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, October 2020

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Classics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
60%
Classical Studies
53%
History
51%
Religious Studies & Theology
14%
Government & Politics
12%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£20,790 per year
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More info: Please note that the International tuition fee is subject to annual increases in subsequent years of study, in line with King’s terms and conditions..

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Ancient History BA (Hons)

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Where you'll study

King's College London, University of London

Strand London
City Of Westminster
WC2R 2LS United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Temple  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Charing Cross   0.2 miles away

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