Liberal Arts at King's College London, University of London - UCAS

Course summary

Our innovative and flexible Liberal Arts BA enables you to create a degree programme that suits your own interests. Select from a wide range of options across the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences and gain a wide-ranging qualification that will enhance your employability and provide an ideal platform for work or postgraduate study. You will study a combination of required and optional modules, and choose a subject in which you will major. You will also have the opportunity to study a language, spend time abroad, and undertake an internship. Key benefits

  • Choose from 15 majors from across arts, humanities and social sciences - with no mathematics or science requirements
  • A flexible and tailored degree with a wide range of optional modules within your major and beyond
  • A strong focus on developing your skills and making you highly employable
  • King's has been researching and teaching Liberal Arts subjects for over 150 years and is amongst the world's leading universities
  • A truly international staff with a wealth of experience in Liberal Arts teaching
  • Course delivered at The Strand Campus in the heart of London, within easy reach of numerous cultural and political institutions
  • Unique Lives of London' module which uses the streets and spaces of the city as a laboratory for interdisciplinary learning
Please see our online prospectus for further details on this programme:

Subject options

This course offers the following subject options:

  • Classical and Hellenic Studies
  • Comparative Literature
  • English
  • Film Studies
  • French
  • Geography

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Required subjects: For the Music major, A-level Music or Grade 6 Music Theory (through ABRSM examinations or equivalent). In addition, students with these qualifications wishing to pursue Music performance as a formal part of their studies and to receive individual tuition at the Royal Academy of Music will need to hold Grade 8 (ABRSM or equivalent) on their main instrument/voice by the end of their first year of study. There are no subject requirements for all other majors. Second-year major subjects are selected after enrolment onto the programme. Preferred subjects: None

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)7.0 overall with a minimum of 6.5 in each skill
PTE Academic69 overall with a minimum of 62 in each skill
TOEFL (iBT)100 overall with a minimum of 25 in writing and 23 in each of the other skills
Cambridge English Advanced185 overall with a minimum of 176 in each skill
Cambridge English Proficiency185 overall with a minimum of 176 in each skill
Trinity ISELevel III (ISEIII) with merit in each skill
Institution's Own TestPass the King's Pre-Sessional English Language Programme with Band 7

We also accept a number of English language tests taken as part of school-level qualifications. For more details, please see our website. Please note that the course requirements are under Band B.

Band B

Student Outcomes

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

For International fees and information, please see the course details on our online prospectus: The fees stated are for entry in the forthcoming September. If you are applying for deferred entry, to commence the following September, fees may be subject to change. All International applicants to Undergraduate programmes are required to pay a deposit of £2,000 against their first year’s tuition fee. This deposit is payable when you firmly accept an unconditional offer to study with us, and will be offset against your tuition fees when you join King’s.
Liberal Arts at King's College London, University of London - UCAS