Modern History BA (Hons)

University of East Anglia UEA

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UCAS CODE V140
**Overview**Study Modern History at UEA and witness the unfolding of events since 1750. You’ll gain an in-depth understanding of the main developments of modern history, going right up to the era of Putin, Trump, and Brexit. Your knowledge of history will give you a deeper critical insight into the problems of the present. You’ll graduate with a particular knowledge and understanding of the challenges of the modern world, especially in political and international contexts – as well as research, ... 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.
54th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
27th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
24th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
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 - 95 = 5% 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
£20,000
UK History graduate salary
£19,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
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
69%
Psychology
42%
English Literature
36%
Biology
16%
Religious Studies & Theology
14%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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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
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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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
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£18,000 per year
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Latest Modern History (17th To 20th Century) reviews

Modern History (17th To 20th Century)
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Kiera
11 Mar 22

Modern History BA (Hons)

I love my uni. I think it has an amazing environment which you can have fun in as well as learn. I think an...
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Juliette
24 Feb 20

Really enjoyed it, will be sad to leave UEA. The teaching has been incredible, I've learnt so much, especially through...

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University of East Anglia UEA
CUG ranking
27th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
The University of East Anglia (UEA) is an internationally regarded public research institution, located on the outskirts of Norwich, offering a comprehensive portfolio of undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses spanning a wide range of subject areas. UEA is a research-oriented university and is home to Norwich Research Park, one of the largest research communities in Europe, specialising in work relating to the environment, health and plant sciences. The university campus is situated within 320 acres of beautifully landscaped parkland and contains all the resources and amenities students need for academic success and personal development, within convenient walking distance of their accommodation. The campus includes cafés, coffee shops, bars, a bank, post office, book shop, launderette and a bike shop.

Where you'll study

University of East Anglia UEA

University of East Anglia Norwich
Norfolk
NR4 7TJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Norwich  1.7 miles away

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