Human history is fascinating. To help you really appreciate it, we’ll dig deeper into the events, ideas and people that shaped our world, and we’ll uncover the impact they still have today. Our courses cover a wide range of historical periods, and will give you a better grasp of how history is made, viewed and discussed.

Undergraduate courses in History

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History: On Demand

Take a look around Leicester: On Demand, our collection of videos showcasing our fabulous campus and facilities, our courses and much more.

Campus tour

Our compact, Covid-safe campus is small enough to get everywhere easily but big enough that it never feels crowded. We’ll show you the David Wilson Library, the Danielle Brown Sports Centre and our newly opened, completely refurbished Students’ Union, as well as teaching facilities. 

We would love to show you around - book your place on one of our campus tours today.

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Meet the tutors

The knowledge and expertise of our staff spans a range of historical periods from all over the globe.