Ancient History BA (Hons)

Royal Holloway, University of London

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UCAS CODE V110

If you are fascinated by the ancient civilisations of Greece and Rome and keen to develop transferable skills such as critical analysis then this course is for you.Taught by a variety of internationally recognised experts, Ancient History offers the opportunity to study the history of Greece and Rome in the Classical period (600 BCE to 700 CE). Over three years you will delve into the politics, events and developments underpinning our understanding of many aspects of historical societies and, ...Read More

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CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2024
37th
CUG subject ranking
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28th

Start date and duration

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Start date
23-SEP-24
Full Time
3 Years

History

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Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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Average salary
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History graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK History graduate salary
£20,000

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A level
Grades / Points required

BBB - ABB

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- Where an applicant is taking the EPQ alongside A-levels, the EPQ will be taken into consideration and result in lower A-level grades being required.- Socio-economic factors which may have impacted an applicant’s education will be taken into consideration and alternative offers may be made to these applicants.

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

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History

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni

History
52%
Psychology
39%
English Literature
34%
Biology
14%
Mathematics
13%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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£23,800 per year
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Royal Holloway, University of London

Royal Holloway, University Of London Egham Hill Egham Surrey TW20 0EX United Kingdom Nearest train station: Egham  0.6 miles away

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