English BA (Hons)

University of Cambridge

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Course info

UCAS CODE Q300
If you have a passion for literature, we have a challenging course that will inspire you in your reading and develop your critical and imaginative abilities. The English course at Cambridge balances a strong grounding in the core of English literature with the chance to explore literature from around the world, other art forms, the English language, and related intellectual traditions. Youre taught by some of the most eminent writers and thinkers who, between them, teach and research almost ... READ MORE

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Full time | King's | 3 Years | OCT-22

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
41st / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
2nd
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
2nd

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-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 - 97 = 3% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

English Studies (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK English Studies (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, April 2022

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

English Studies (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Literature
91%
History
54%
Religious Studies & Theology
20%
Mathematics
18%
French
18%

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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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: The tuition Fee for 2021 entry is £9,250, The government regulated tuition fee for 2022-23 hasn't been set..

Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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23,340 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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23,340 per year
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28 Mar 22
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28 Mar 22

English BA (Hons)

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Student rating ( 4.2) 906 reviews

5 star 34%
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Where you'll study

University of Cambridge

King's Parade Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB2 1ST United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cambridge  0.7 miles away

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