UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This challenging, flexible and diverse programme offers specialisation in any one of nine humanities and social sciences, combined with a broad base in European history, law, philosophy and politics, and fluency in a European language. Year three is spent at a European university.

Course Modules

Year 1 examples: Language'based courses; introduction to European history, law, philosophy and politics. Year 2 examples: All second year courses are optional. Year 3 examples: Year abroad. Year 4 examples: Language'based courses; dissertation.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Full Time With Time Abroad
BA (Hons) £16,130  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 years
Full Time With Time Abroad
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Advanced Higher A1AA
  • Irish Leaving Certificates AAAAA
  • GCE A-level A*AA
  • European Baccalaureate 90%
  • International Baccalaureate 39
  • Interview
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade

Key Course Information

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83% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 78%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 83%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 97%

£23,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

95% Go on to work and/or study

In work 40
Studying 45
Studying and working 10
Unemployed 0
Unknown 5

18% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 36%

Total Coursework: 50%

Total Practical: 14%

£5,337 - £7,371
Typical cost of university accommodation

£5,915 - £6,624
Typical cost of private accommodation