History Bachelors & Masters in London

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of Westminster 81% 5% 5% £9250 £14400 58 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 73% 0% 5% £9250 £14560 91 London On campus Full-time
University of Roehampton 84% 0% 10% £9250 £13145 97 Roehampton On campus Full-time
University College London 82% 1% 3% £9250 £23300 180 London On campus Full-time
University College London 79% 1% 2% £9250 £23300 177 London On campus Full-time
St Mary's University, Twickenham 79% 0% 0% £9250 £12250 94 Twickenham On campus Full-time
University College London 82% 1% 3% £9250 £23300 180 London On campus Full-time
St Mary's University, Twickenham 79% 0% 0% £9250 £12250 94 Twickenham On campus Full-time
University of Greenwich 86% 5% 15% £9250 £14500 101 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 76% 5% 15% £9250 £14560 91 London On campus Full-time
University College London 79% 1% 10% £9250 £23300 213 London On campus Full-time
University of Roehampton 84% 0% 10% £9250 £13145 97 Roehampton On campus Full-time
The London School of Economics and Political Science 84% 0% 5% £9250 £22430 184 London On campus Full-time
University of Westminster 81% 5% 5% £9250 £14400 58 London On campus Full-time
The London School of Economics and Political Science - - - - - - London On campus Part-time
New College of the Humanities 100% - 0% £9250 £14000 140 London On campus Full-time
The London School of Economics and Political Science 100% - 0% £15216 £23520 140 London On campus Part-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 100% - 0% - - 140 London On campus Part-time
Birkbeck, University of London 100% - 0% £9030 £16380 140 London On campus Full-time
Kingston University 100% - 0% £3300 £7755 140 Kingston upon Thames On campus Part-time
SOAS, University of London 100% - 0% £11980 £23400 140 London On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 100% - 0% £4515 £8190 140 London On campus Part-time
Birkbeck, University of London 100% - 0% £9030 £16380 140 London On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 100% - 0% - - 140 London On campus Part-time
SOAS, University of London 80% 0% 10% - - 134 London On campus Full-time
St Mary's University, Twickenham 79% 0% 0% - - 94 Twickenham On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 81% 4% 4% £9250 - 129 London On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 73% 5% 12% - - 91 London On campus Part-time
City University London 77% - 5% £9250 £16560 107 London On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 73% 5% 12% - - 91 London On campus Part-time
King's College London 70% 4% 9% £9250 - 167 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 81% 4% 5% £9250 - 145 London On campus Full-time
SOAS, University of London 80% 0% 10% - - 134 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 81% 4% 4% £9250 - 129 London On campus Full-time
SOAS, University of London 80% 0% 10% £9250 - 141 London On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 82% 5% 30% - - 63 London On campus Full-time
St Mary's University, Twickenham 79% 0% 0% - - 91 Twickenham On campus Full-time
Birkbeck, University of London 88% 0% 20% £4625 £7280 - London On campus Part-time
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Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for 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 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

Specialisations within History

  • Archaeology
  • Museology
  • Archival Studies
  • Business History
  • Labor History
  • Public Policy History
  • Digital History
  • Economics History
  • History of Art
  • History of Science
  • Modern History
  • Medieval History

Skills that graduates consider useful for their work in History

  • Verbal and written communication
  • Analytical skills
  • Use of management information technology
  • Learning to learn
  • Working with others
  • Numeracy/application of numbers
  • Critical reasoning

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of 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 History (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of History at Brunel University

15% Teaching Professionals
15% Media Professionals
15% Business and public service associate professionals
10% Teaching and Childcare Support Occupation
10% Administrative occupations
10% Information Technology Professionals
5% Process, plant and machine operatives
5% Managers, directors and senior officials
5% Business, Research and Administrative Professionals
5% Design occupations

Grading Distribution

Students of History in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for History

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FAQ

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

History with English at New College of the Humanities received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 10 respondents.