Undergraduate study in History

Award-winning, research-led teaching in one of best History Departments in the UK

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Studying at Sheffield means extraordinary experiences and achieving more than you ever thought possible. Visit us on an open day and see for yourself why our students love Sheffield.

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Top of the Russell Group

Our students have placed us top of the Russell Group with 93% student satisfaction.

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Your degree

A degree programme to suit you

Studying History at Sheffield allows you to explore great events, extraordinary documents, remarkable people, and long-lasting transformations. You can tailor your course to suit you, specialising in the subjects that interest you the most.

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Our staff

At Sheffield, you'll be taught by world-leading experts in the field specialising in a wide range of topics from late antique Rome to the modern day, and across the globe.

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Your future

Your future

A degree in history from Sheffield helps you make the past your future. You'll develop skills that employers highly value including how to research, analysis and think critically about a topic and how to strongly communicate your findings.

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