Research course

History

Institution
Canterbury Christ Church University · History and American Studies
Qualifications
MA by researchMPhilPhD

Entry requirements

The minimal qualification for PhD applicants is: a good bachelor's degree in a relevant subject, an excellent research proposal. However, a Master's degree is often preferred as evidence of some experience in research. Holders of other qualifications are welcome to apply. For the MA programme a 1st or upper second degree is usually required.

MPhil/PhD

Months of entry

January, October

Course content

http://www.canterbury.ac.uk/StudyHere/Postgraduate/PostgraduateResearch/HowToApply.aspx

Department specialisms

MPhil/PhD research in History takes place in the Department of History and American Studies. Additionally, the Department runs an MA by Research in History, for which students write a shorter thesis on the topic of their choice. The research expertise of the staff covers medieval, early modern and 19th and 20th Century topics, with a strong emphasis on Irish and American History in the modern era. Enquiries should be directed to Professor Jackie Eales jackie.eales@canterbury.ac.uk.

Information for international students

Canterbury Christ Church University welcomes applications from international Students. http://www.canterbury.ac.uk/StudyHere/International/Home.aspx

Fees and funding

Canterbury Christ Church University Graduate School holds an annual scholarship competition. Details can be found here:

http://www.canterbury.ac.uk/study-here/postgraduate-research/funding-for-research-degrees.aspx

Qualification and course duration

MA by research

distance learning
24 months
part time
24 months
block mode
NA months
full time
12 months

MPhil

distance learning
36 months
full time
24 months
block mode
NA months
part time
36 months

PhD

part time
60 months
distance learning
60 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Graduate School/Professor Jackie Eales
Email
graduateschool@canterbury.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1227 782701