Knowledge and understanding of the past is of incalculable value both to the individual and to society, and as one of our History students you will gain a wide range of academic and transferable skills to achieve this.
Our courses prepare you for a wide range of career opportunities both inside and outside the history and heritage sector. It’ll help you to develop numerical, analytical and computational skills which are greatly respected by employers. You’ll also gain essential, transferable skills including report writing, communicating physics and your finding effectively, team working and problem-solving.
All our courses involve work-like experiences including placements, employer-led projects and challenges, consultancy, and volunteering.
Our recent graduates have secured jobs in companies including:
- English Heritage
- HM Land Registry
- British Council
- Home Office
- Houses of Parliament
- Helly Hansen UK
- Nottingham Community Housing Association
- Thames Water
They have secured a range of different roles including:
- Gallery coordinator
- History teacher
- Historic property steward
- Project manager
- Content and marketing assistant
- TV researcher
- Event manager
- Civil servant