Why choose Loughborough?
Our graduates are highly employable
Our graduates are highly employable: 98% of graduates are in work or further study within 6 months (DLHE 2017) and we are ranked 1st in the UK for positive destinations in History (DLHE 2016/2017).
With 98% student satisfaction (NSS 2019), we are proud that our History courses are ranked 1st in the UK for student satisfaction in History (The Guardian University Guide 2020).
You'll have the opportunity to complete a year on professional placement after the second year of your History degree, allowing you to gain valuable experience in the workplace.
Study what you love
Gain the skills during the course of your History degree to follow your own interests in your final year dissertation and choose a subject that you are passionate about.
Our world renowned research at Loughborough feeds directly into our award winning teaching. You will be taught by inspiring Historians who are passionate about their areas of research and use their expertise to enrich their undergraduate teaching.