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Ancient History BA (Hons)

University of Birmingham

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( 4.1) 1610 reviews


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UCAS CODE V110
To understand the present, you need to discover the past. Our Ancient History degree draws on our extensive expertise, allowing you to study not only Greece and Rome, but also Egypt and the Near East with an option to learn ancient languages, such as Latin, Greek, Egyptian and, when available, Sumerian and Akkadian.Delve into the rise and development of ancient civilisations over several millennia from the Ancient Near East and Ancient Egypt, to Classical Greece, Republican and Imperial Rome, ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
90th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
13th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
12th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
8th

Start date and duration

Start date
28-SEP-20
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 - 89 = 11% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Classics graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Classics graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, April 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

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
History
58%
Classical Studies
45%
English Literature
44%
Religious Studies & Theology
19%
Biology
13%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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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
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£18,780 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Ancient History reviews

Ancient History
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07 Jan 19

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How Ancient History students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 11 reviews

5 star 37%
4 star 63%
3 star 0%
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1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,610 reviews

5 star 31%
4 star 55%
3 star 12%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

University of Birmingham

Academic and Student Division Birmingham
B15 2TT United Kingdom Nearest train station: University   0.2 miles away

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