French Studies BA (Hons)

University of Manchester

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UCAS CODE R110
With a strong heritage dating back to 1896, French Studies at Manchester is the oldest in the UK. Its also one of the largest, with over 120 students registering on its various programmes each year. You will be taught by experienced academic staff of international distinction, including two winners of Manchesters Teacher of the Year award, and a dedicated team of specialist language tutors. Among our staff, more than two-thirds are native speakers of French and we teach you in that language ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

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WUSCA student ranking
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57th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
17th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2021
11th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
Full Time
4 Years

French Studies

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 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

French Studies graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK French Studies graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

French Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
French
88%
English Literature
32%
History
29%
Spanish
25%
Mathematics
14%

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Latest French Language reviews

French Language
SR
Student Reviewer
24 Feb 15

English Language and French BA (Hons)

The course is ok, the acommodation is good as well as the city life. Facilities are good and my job prospects are very...
SR
Student Reviewer
31 Jan 14

Modern Language and Business & Management (French) (4 years) BA (Hons)

My French course here at Manchester has been trés fantastique! The lecturers and seminar leaders are really helpful and...

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Student rating ( 4.1) 1,305 reviews

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Where you'll study

University of Manchester

University Recruitment And Adm Oxford Road Manchester
M13 9PL United Kingdom Nearest train station: Manchester Piccadilly  0.3 miles away

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