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    I'm currently in AS and am considering my University and course for next year. My A' Levels are History, Geography, Maths and English Lit. and my favourite my a mile is History! I'm keen to apply for a History degree to further my passion for the subject, however my dream job is to become an investment banker one day, so I'm not sure whether a more sciencey degree would be better. My university choices are: Glasgow, Birmingham, UCL, Durham and maybe at a long shot Oxbridge, but that's quite a long shot.

    Would you say that it is possible to gain a job in investment banking with a History degree from any of these universities, or is there another university which would be more appropriate? My absolute passion is History, but I really want to go into the banking sector!

    If not IB, would History at least get me into the finance sector?

    Thanks for any responses! http://static1.tsrfiles.co.uk/12.1/i...lies/smile.png

    Banks take applicants from all degrees. Maybe certain roles might "prefer" a specific degree. But yes that won't be a problem, do history!

    But when it comes to interviews and application, you need to be able to convince them, why a history student is interested in IB.

    What are your predicted grades or what do you think you will get?

    Banks do have targeted unis. Out of the ones you mentioned I would say, UCl, Oxbridge

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    Durham is also good

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