History at Newcastle

National Student Survey results 2015: 93% overall satisfaction.

History is an exciting and challenging subject. Trying to find out how people lived in the past requires both historical imagination and a range of intellectual skills.

You will discover and evaluate many forms of evidence, including written records, archaeological finds, oral testimony, and the evidence of human creativity: artistic, literary or technological.

History students also have the opportunity to study abroad at a continental European university in stage 2 or 3.

Find out about the range of undergraduate degrees we offer, and which careers you can work towards following a degree in History.