History BA (Hons)

University of Suffolk

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Course info

UCAS CODE V100
100% student satisfaction in the National Student Survey in 2018 and seven out of the last eight years.2nd in UK for History in The Guardian University Guide 2020 subject rankings. Ranked Top 5 for History on student satisfaction by The Complete University Guide.History focuses on British and European/International history from 1500 to the present. Through a wide range of innovative modules, we investigate not just what happened in the past, but why it happened, and what this tells us about the ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
31st / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
126th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
81st

Start date and duration

Start date
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 - 75 = 25% 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

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, April 2022

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

History

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
44%
History
25%
Photography
21%
Sociology
20%
English Literature
18%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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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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£12,996 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£12,996 per year
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Latest History reviews

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Lee-Ann
30 Mar 22

History BA (Hons)

The Student Union Shop needs more fruit and vegetable choices. The staff are tremendous at providing support and...
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Jonathan
30 Mar 22

Politics and History BA (Hons)

All the buildings have a very modern feel, and the staff are all great. Can't think of any way it could be...

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How History students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 26 reviews

5 star 51%
4 star 42%
3 star 7%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 995 reviews

5 star 40%
4 star 40%
3 star 15%
2 star 3%
1 star 2%
University of Suffolk
CUG ranking
126th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
The University of Suffolk continues to grow and excel in delivering quality education and a fantastic student experience. It is home to more than 5,000 students, who together represent 68 different nationalities and cultures around the world. The university’s community prides itself on cultivating a warm, welcoming and sociable atmosphere in which students can feel at home and become well acquainted with their tutors and peers. The university recently received top 20 rankings for several courses in the Guardian University Guide 2022, including History (4th in the country) and English and Creative Writing (8th in the country).

Where you'll study

University of Suffolk

Waterfront Building Neptune Quay Ipswich
Suffolk
IP4 1QJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Ipswich  0.5 miles away

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