History and Modern Languages BA (Hons)

University of Cambridge

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Course info

UCAS CODE VR18
This superb joint Honours degree - which includes a year abroad - gives you the language skills and historical awareness to better understand foreign cultures and societies, in Europe and beyond. Language options to study with History are German, Italian, Russian or Spanish from scratch or post-A Level; Portuguese from scratch; or French post-A Level. Please note that it’s not possible to apply to this course as an affiliate student (to take the course as a second undergraduate degree in a year ... READ MORE

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Full time | Trinity | 4 Years | OCT-22

Key stats

Uni rankings

Linguistics
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
1st

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-22
Full Time
4 Years

History

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 - 99 = 1% 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

History graduate salary at this uni
£24,000
UK History graduate salary
£21,000

Others in Language and Area Studies

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Others in Language and Area Studies graduate salary at this uni
£23,000
UK Others in Language and Area Studies graduate salary
£23,000

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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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

Others in Language and Area Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
French
71%
Spanish
45%
English Literature
36%
Mathematics
34%
History
31%

History

Tuition fees

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

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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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Latest Modern Languages reviews

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26 May 21

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Where you'll study

University of Cambridge

Trinty Street Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB2 1TQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cambridge  0.7 miles away

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