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History, School of

History, School of

Key measures:

Positive Outcomes: 91.3%, Graduate prospects: 76.1%, Graduate employment: 76.4%

Graduate destinations:

Work Full-time: 62%, Work Part-time: 8%, Work & Study: 3%, Further study: 20%, Unemployed: 7%

Top industry sectors:

Advertising, Marketing & Public Relations; Education; Event Management, Leisure, Hospitality & Tourism; Buying, Selling & Retail; Actuary, Insurance & Pensions

Salary levels:

Under £10,000: 14%, £10,000-£19,999: 60%, £20,000-£29,999: 25%, £30,000-£39,999: 2%, Over £40,000: 0%

The Leeds Network

We have an extensive network of alumni with a wide range of experiences, doing all kinds of jobs. To talk to alumni members from your school, to find out what they are doing and how they might be able to help you, go to the Leeds Network

Websites and downloadable resources

Options with History

TARGETjobs: What can I do with a history degree?

Humanities jobs

Royal Historical Society

Museums Association

History Today

Higher Education Academy: Web research for historians

National Archives

English Heritage

Association for Heritage Interpretation

More information

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