University of Cambridge has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
This superb joint Honours degree - which includes a year abroad - gives you the language skills and historical awareness to better understand foreign cultures and societies, in Europe and beyond. Language options to study with History are German, Italian, Russian or Spanish from scratch or post-A Level; Portuguese from scratch; or French post-A Level. Please note that it’s not possible to apply to this course as an affiliate student (to take the course as a second undergraduate degree in a year less than usual).
How to apply
This course has restrictions on who can apply.
Mature female College (for female students 21 or older). This course is not available as an affiliate course.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 October*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Typical A Level offer: A*AA
All Colleges require: A Level in the language (for languages to be studied post-A Level)
Some Colleges require: A Level History; for languages from scratch, evidence of language ability
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776 at Higher Level
All Colleges require: Higher Level in the language (for languages to be studied post-Higher Level)
Some Colleges require: Higher Level History; for languages from scratch, evidence of language ability
Other qualifications at a level equivalent to A Levels and IB Higher Levels - including Scottish Advanced Highers, Welsh qualifications, the Irish Leaving Certificate, and a range of European and overseas qualifications - are also accepted. Please see the guidance at: www.cam.ac.uk/entrancerequirements.
Additional entry requirements
Institutions Own Test (IOT)
Cambridge at-interview written assessment. Shortlisted applicants will be required to sit a written assessment at interview. No advance registration is required – arrangements will be made by the interviewing College. Please see website for further information.