Research course

Welsh History

Aberystwyth University · Department of History and Welsh History

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree required for PhD. Mature applicants with relevant experience are welcome to apply for MPhil places.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

The Department welcomes the opportunity to explore possible research topics with those considering an MPhil or PhD degree at Aberystwyth. Research students have the benefit of the University's research training programme and free access to the National Library of Wales.

Department specialisms

Political, social, economic and cultural history of Wales from medieval period to the present. Supervision available in both Welsh and English.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

AHRC, Aberystwyth Postgraduate Research Studentships, Aberystwyth International Postgraduate Research Studentships.
Please see our website for more information.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Dr.Alastair Kocho-Williams
+44 (0)1970 622890
+44 (0)1970 622676