Modern History Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelor's & Master's

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Cardiff University 64% 0% 7% £9000 £18700 142 Cardiff On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 92% 5% 0% £9000 £14300 116 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
University of Essex 78% 0% 10% £9250 £16850 116 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Southampton 94% 0% 0% £9250 £19300 148 Southampton On campus Full-time
University of Essex 86% 0% 6% £9250 £16850 104 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Essex 78% 0% 10% £9250 £16850 116 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Southampton 94% 0% 0% £9250 £19300 148 Southampton On campus Full-time
University of East Anglia 82% 0% 5% £9250 £17100 £18000 120 Norwich On campus Full-time
University of Essex 86% 0% 6% £9250 £16850 104 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Essex 86% 0% 6% £9250 £16850 104 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Essex 86% 0% 6% £9250 £16850 104 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of St Andrews 86% 0% 6% £9900 £20370 104 St Andrews On campus Full-time
Edge Hill University 92% 0% 0% £7000 £13500 195 Ormskirk On campus Full-time
The London School of Economics and Political Science 92% 0% 0% £15216 £23520 195 London On campus Part-time
Swansea University 92% 0% 0% £7850 £16650 195 Swansea On campus Full-time
University of East Anglia 92% 0% 0% £7850 £16400 195 Norwich On campus Part-time
Birkbeck, University of London 92% 0% 0% £9030 £16380 195 London On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 92% 0% 0% £7000 £14700 195 Aberystwyth On campus Part-time
University of East Anglia 92% 0% 0% £7850 £16400 195 Norwich On campus Part-time
The University of York 92% 0% 0% £8040 £18240 195 York On campus Full-time
The University of York 92% 0% 0% £8040 £18240 195 York On campus Full-time
University of Essex 86% 0% 20% £9250 £16850 99 Colchester On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 84% 5% 10% £9250 £14500 95 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Brunel University 66% 15% 8% £9250 £16335 102 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 89% 2% 10% £9000 £14300 116 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
University of Essex 86% 0% 20% £9250 £16850 99 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Essex 86% 0% 10% £9250 £16850 104 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Chichester 91% 0% 5% £9250 £14500 99 Chichester On campus Full-time
University of Lincoln 90% 2% 4% £9250 £14700 110 Lincoln On campus Full-time
Durham University 91% 0% 0% £9250 £23250 191 Durham On campus Full-time
University of Chichester 82% 10% 10% £9250 £14500 86 Chichester On campus Full-time
Farnborough College of Technology - - - £9000 £13000 - Farnborough On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 64% 0% 7% - - 142 Manchester On campus Full-time
University of Essex 78% 0% 10% £9250 - 116 Colchester On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 67% 3% 3% - - 158 Manchester On campus Full-time
Farnborough College of Technology - - - £9000 £13000 - Farnborough On campus Full-time
Farnborough College of Technology - - - £9000 £13000 - Farnborough On campus Full-time
Farnborough College of Technology 96% - 15% £9000 £13000 - Farnborough On campus Full-time
University of Essex 86% 0% 6% £9250 - 104 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Aberdeen 92% 0% 0% - - 195 Aberdeen On campus Full-time
University of Birmingham 92% 0% 0% - - 195 Birmingham On campus Full-time
University of Kent 92% 0% 0% - - 195 Canterbury On campus Part-time
The University of Sheffield 92% 0% 0% - - 195 Sheffield On campus Full-time
The University of Warwick 92% 0% 0% - - 195 Coventry On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 92% 0% 0% - - 195 Canterbury On campus Full-time
The University of Warwick 92% 0% 0% - - 195 Coventry On campus Full-time
The University of Sheffield 92% 0% 0% - - 195 Sheffield On campus Full-time
University of Essex 86% 0% 20% £9250 - 99 Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Kent 100% 8% 6% - - 119 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Brunel University 66% 15% 8% - - 102 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
The University of Winchester 76% 5% 0% £9250 - 98 Winchester On campus Full-time
University of Oxford - - 0% - - 202 Oxford On campus Full-time
Bangor University 83% 5% 0% £9000 - 120 Bangor On campus Full-time
The University of Winchester 76% 5% 0% £9250 - 98 Winchester On campus Full-time
The University of Winchester 76% 5% 0% £9250 - 98 Winchester On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
80 /100
71338 students of Modern History in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Modern History

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £22063 £21803 £26099
25-75 percentile range £18563 - £26166 £16642 - £27566 £19512 - £33700

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £22203 £23003 £27935
25-75 percentile range £18774 - £26366 £18230 - £28484 £21773 - £35849

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Modern History

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Modern History who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of Modern History

  • Schools
  • Colleges
  • Universities
  • Museums
  • Galleries

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Modern History who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Modern History (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Modern History at Anglia Ruskin University

20% Administrative occupations
20% Business and public service associate professionals
20% Elementary occupations
10% Teaching Professionals
10% Teaching and Childcare Support Occupation
10% Sales occupations

Grading Distribution

Students of Modern History in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Modern History

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Modern History studies:
  • Bachelor of Science in Economics (Honours) - BSc Econ (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
  • Master of Letters - MLitt
  • Master of Arts (Postgraduate) - MA (PG)
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Master of Research - MRes

Ancient, Medieval and Modern History at University of Kent received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 8 respondents.

The median salary of graduates of Modern History was £22063 15 months after graduation, £21803 3 years after graduation and £26099 5 years after graduation.