History BA (Hons)

University of Hull

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UCAS CODE V100
**Illuminating the past. Engaging the present. Shaping the future.**Our understanding of History influences how we live our lives today.As a student of History at the University of Hull, you will work to uncover the historical roots of contemporary social, political and environmental challenges. From classical civilisations to modern communities you will explore how all different periods of history continue to influence and shape our world, and to help us understand it better. We’ll ask you to ... 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.
79th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
64th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
50th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
Full Time
3 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 - 85 = 15% 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
£18,000
UK History graduate salary
£18,000

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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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

History

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
50%
History
47%
General Studies
22%
English Literature
22%
Sociology
20%

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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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£14,800 per year
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International Fees
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Latest History reviews

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Jenson
04 Dec 19

History BA (Hons)

Thrilling, exhausting, engaging. Creative battles, academic melees, social stratesem, a great...
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Charlotte
20 Feb 19

History BA (Hons)

I’ve really enjoyed university so far. I’m really enjoying my course and I know exactly what I want to do once I...

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How History students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 94 reviews

5 star 53%
4 star 33%
3 star 12%
2 star 1%
1 star 1%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 3,894 reviews

5 star 42%
4 star 39%
3 star 14%
2 star 3%
1 star 2%
University of Hull
CompUniGuide ranking
64th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
The University of Hull helps its students to achieve their best in offering excellent teaching, higher education facilities and personal development opportunities. It is the exclusive University Partner of Team GB, a partnership that is representative of the opportunities, energy and drive that the University of Hull can provide. The university is proud of its welcoming, inclusive and diverse campus which hosts over 16,000 students from 100 countries. It is the 14th oldest university in England and has a rich history of achievement alongside unique expertise and prominent institutional links.

Where you'll study

University of Hull

Cottingham Road Hull
Kingston Upon Hull
HU6 7RX United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hull Paragon Interchange  1.3 miles away

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