Show Clearing 2021 courses
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English and History BA (Hons)

Queen Mary University of London

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Course info

UCAS CODE QV31
Combine your love of English literature with learning about the sociopolitical history behind it.What’s the relationship between a piece of writing and the context in which it was written? How are writers affected by their circumstances? What influence do literary texts have on social, cultural and political life?This popular joint degree links the social and political history of a period with its literary texts, giving you the chance to reflect on these questions and consider how the two ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

History
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
103rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
35th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
33rd

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

English Studies (Non-Specific)

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

English Studies (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK English Studies (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£21,000

History

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

History graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK History graduate salary
£22,000

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

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

English Studies (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
81%
History
42%
Psychology
22%
Sociology
16%
English Language
15%

History

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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Students from Channel Islands
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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International Students
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Latest English Language reviews

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Isobel
26 May 21

English BA (Hons)

My lecturers could not have handled the situation better, and have remained extremely supportive and motivating...
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Hannaa
12 Apr 21

English and History BA (Hons)

Overall university experience for this academic year has been interesting, least to say, however it has definitely been...

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How English Language students rated:

Student rating ( 3.7) 41 reviews

5 star 15%
4 star 57%
3 star 14%
2 star 12%
1 star 2%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 916 reviews

5 star 22%
4 star 53%
3 star 21%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
Queen Mary University of London
CompUniGuide ranking
35th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) has a long and illustrious history dating back to 1785, with the establishment of the London Hospital Medical College - England’s first medical school. The university is a member of the University of London and is also a member of the prestigious Russell Group. QMUL is often ranked as one of the top 10 universities in the UK and the top 10% of universities in the world. It is renowned for its world-leading research, ranking 5th in the UK for the percentage of 3* and 4* research outputs (REF 2014). Nine former QMUL staff and students have won Nobel prizes. QMUL is also one of the most diverse of all the Russell Group universities. From its formative years, right through to today, inclusion has been at the forefront of the university’s philosophy and the university actively recruits students from under-represented backgrounds.

Where you'll study

Queen Mary University of London

Mile End Road London
Tower Hamlets
E1 4NS United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Mile End  0.2 miles away Nearest train station: Limehouse  0.4 miles away

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