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History BA (Hons)

University of Oxford

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( 4.2) 917 reviews


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UCAS CODE V100
Oxford is celebrated for the broad chronological sweep of its courses and the enormous amount of choice offered to students. Students can study options on any part of British and European history from the declining years of the Roman Empire to the present day. The geographical range is also broad: there are options on North American, Latin American, Asian and African history (see History website for further details). Students are encouraged to adopt a variety of interdisciplinary approaches to ... READ MORE

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Full time | Christ Church | 3 Years | OCT-20

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
31st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
2nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
2nd

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-20
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 - 100 = 0% 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
£22,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2020

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

History

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
History
75%
English Literature
44%
Mathematics
38%
Government & Politics
18%
Music
15%

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Latest History reviews

History
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Anonymous
30 Nov 18

Stunning- great people, great lectures, love the...
SR
Student Reviewer
31 Jan 17

I have loved studying and all the extra curricular...

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How History students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 33 reviews

5 star 40%
4 star 45%
3 star 6%
2 star 6%
1 star 3%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 917 reviews

5 star 36%
4 star 52%
3 star 10%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

University of Oxford

Christ Church Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 1DP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Oxford  0.4 miles away

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