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University of Kent

European Studies (Humanities, Combined Languages)

UCAS Code: R904
BA (Hons) 4 years full-time, abroad 2017
Ucas points guide


% applicants receiving offers


  • Others in European languages, literature & related subjects
Student score
Not Available
% employed or in further study
96% MED
Average graduate salary
£17k LOW
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What do you need to get in?

Source: UCAS

Main entry requirements

A level

(German at grade B or Italian at grade B or Spanish at grade B or French at grade B).

Scottish Highers

(French at grade A or German at grade A or Italian at grade A or Spanish at grade A).

Scottish Advanced Highers

(French at grade B or German at grade B or Italian at grade B or Spanish at grade B).

BTEC Diploma

BTEC Certificate

International Baccalaureate

34 points overall or 15 points at higher level INCLUDING HL Relevant Language A1/A2/B at 4/5/5 or SL Relevant Language A1/A2/B at 5/6/6.

UCAS tariff points
Not Available

If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 120 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.

The real story about entry requirements

% applicants receiving offers


Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.

What does the numbers of applicants receiving course offers tell me?

Tuition fee & financial support


Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.

If you live in:

  • Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
  • Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
  • Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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Will this course suit you?

Sources: UCAS & KIS

Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses

Course description


Stage 1: European integration; introduction to government; studying politics and international relations: key skills; language (French, German, Italian or Spanish); subject core modules; options. Stages 2 and 3: Language; some of: Europe and the world; politics in the western European states; politics of the European Union; regional government in Europe; some of: Britain and Europe; European legal systems; European security co-operation; international industrial relations; theory, ideology and politics of welfare; wars, revolution and dictatorship in Europe 1870-1945; subject core modules, options.

University of Kent

Students relax

Kent provides a wealth of European and international opportunities for study, work and travel, a stimulating and effective learning community that focuses on the individual and excellent research-led teaching. The main Canterbury campus is built on 300 acres of park land half-an-hour's walk from the city centre, surrounded by green open spaces, fields and woods.

How you'll spend your time

  • Lectures / seminars
  • Independent study
  • Placement

Year 1


Year 2


Year 3


Year 4

How you'll be assessed

  • Written exams
  • Coursework
  • Practical exams

Year 1


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Year 3


Year 4

What do the numbers say for

Where there isn’t enough reliable data about this specific course, we’ve shown aggregated data for all courses at this university within the same subject area

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