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Ancient History BA (Hons)

University of Kent

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Course info

UCAS CODE Q800
The great strength of Ancient History is that it allows you to specialise in the study of the ancient civilisations of Egypt, Persia, Greece and Rome that lie at the very heart of European culture and the cultures that border the Mediterranean. At Kent, you can study the history of these ancient civilisations inside one programme, or you can follow a broader pathway that engages the study of history with that of ancient literature or archaeology. You also have the opportunity to learn Latin or ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
87th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
50th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
36th

Start date and duration

Start date
17-SEP-22
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
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
£20,000
UK Classics graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
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
History
59%
Classical Studies
41%
English Literature
33%
Psychology
18%
Government & Politics
17%

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Latest Ancient History reviews

Ancient History
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Dominic
10 Dec 18

Ancient History BA (Hons)

I have a pretty solid year and a half, become pres of my society and have enjoyed what I have learnt. Strikes annoyed...

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How Ancient History students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 5 reviews

5 star 0%
4 star 80%
3 star 20%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,575 reviews

5 star 29%
4 star 48%
3 star 21%
2 star 1%
1 star 1%
University of Kent
CUG ranking
50th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
With two campuses in Canterbury and Medway, and postgraduate centres in Brussels, Paris, there are many opportunities to study, work and travel across Europe and many of their courses offer the dual UK and European qualifications. The university’s reputation for research excellence is confirmed by its success in the most recent Research Excellence Framework: Kent is ranked in the top 20 for research intensity based on REF results, outperforming 11 of the 24 Russell Group universities. Our academics produce world-leading research and lead the way in many fields of study and 97% of our research is of international quality. We offer a wide range of courses that span the sciences, social sciences, arts and humanities. Whatever your subject and wherever you are located you can benefit from a huge range of academic and personal support services to help you excel.

Where you'll study

University of Kent

Recruitment and Admissions Office, The Registry, Darwin Road Canterbury
Kent
CT2 7NZ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Canterbury West  0.6 miles away