Modern History MA (Hons)

University of St Andrews

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( 4.3) 576 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE V140
Modern History will teach you to analyse historical events from the past five-hundred years from a present day context. The course takes a broad view of political and social developments and allows you flexibility in your studies. You can choose topics ranging from the 15th to the 21st century, studying British, European, Middle Eastern, South Asian, East Asian or American history. In addition, you will be able to pursue a variety of different approaches including political, military, cultural,... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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10th / 126
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
5th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
4th

Start date and duration

Start date
09-SEP-19
Full Time
4 Years

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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, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
history graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK history graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: HOTCOURSES GROUP, January 2019

Entry requirements
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A level
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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£1,820 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
Channel Islands Fees
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£1,820 per year
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£21,290 per year
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International Fees
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Latest Modern History (17th To 20th Century) reviews

Modern History (17th To 20th Century)
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Fiona
17 Dec 18

Modern History MA (Hons)

I have absolutely loved my time at St Andrews, I am dreading the whole experience coming to an end! I have met so many...

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How Modern History (17th To 20th Century) students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 13 reviews

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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 576 reviews

5 star 42.4%
4 star 45%
3 star 11.3%
2 star 1%
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University of St Andrews

16 St Katharine's West
St Andrews
KY16 9AX United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leuchars  2.7 miles away

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