Explore the world's history, from medieval times to the twenty-first century, from Europe and the Middle East to Africa, America, and South Asia.
Flexible joint degrees allow you to combine your interest in History with another subject.
Our MA in History offers flexibility, tailored supervision and the chance to pursue specialised interests.
The MA in Medieval Studies provides a sound training in the skills required of medievalists in all disciplines.
Our lively community of postgraduate students have the opportunity to learn from and interact with professional historians.
Innovative research underpins our teaching and lies at the heart of what we do.
We conduct path-breaking research in political, religious, social, and cultural history from medieval Europe to the modern World
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