Ancient History

UCL (University College London)

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University College London
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Course summary

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Studying History at UCL gives you opportunities to explore the subject which are probably unrivalled anywhere else in the UK or Europe. This degree focuses on the ancient history of the Near East, Egypt and the Mediterranean world from the third millennium BC to late a

Course details


How to apply

This course is not accepting applications at this time. Please contact the provider to find out more.

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

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Application codes

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Course codeV110
Institution code U80
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level AAA History, Ancient History or Classical Civilisation required Contextual Offers: please visit the course webpage for further details about our Access UCL scheme.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma D: 23 credits M: 22 credits Pass in Access to HE Diploma, with a minimum of 23 credits awarded with Distinction in the Level 3 units, the remainder of the Level 3 units awarded with Merit. Please note, where subject specific requirements are stipulated at A level we may review your Access to HE syllabus to ensure you meet the subject specific requirements prior to a final decision being communicated.
Scottish Higher Not accepted
Scottish Advanced Higher AAA AAA at Advanced Highers (or A,A at Advanced Higher and A,A,A at Higher), including History at Advanced Higher.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 38 points A score of 18 points in three higher level subjects including grade 6 in History, with no score lower than 5. Contextual Offers: please visit the course webpage for further details about our Access UCL scheme.
Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015) A Successful completion of the WBQ Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate plus 2 GCE A-Levels at grades AAA, including History, Ancient History or Classical Civilisation.
Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal D3, D3, D3 D3,D3,D3 in three Cambridge Pre-U Principal Subjects, including History.

English Language and Mathematics at grade C or 5. For UK-based students, a grade C or 5 or equivalent in a foreign language (other than Ancient Greek, Biblical Hebrew or Latin) is required. UCL provides opportunities to meet the foreign language requirement following enrolment, further details at: www.ucl.ac.uk/ug-reqs


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £21260 Year 1

Additional fee information

For information about tuition fees please visit our dedicated webpage for more details: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/undergraduate/fees-funding. The fees indicated above are for undergraduate entry in the 2020/21 academic year. Fees will be higher for those commencing study in the academic year 2021/22 or later. UCL reserves the right to increase its UK/EU fees in line with government policy (including on an annual basis for each year of study during a programme). Overseas fees are fixed at the rate of entry, so the published fees will be charged to 2020/21 entrants for each year of study on the programme.
Ancient History at UCL (University College London) - UCAS