Taught course

Medieval Studies

King's College London · Department of English

Entry requirements

Bachelor's degree with 2:1 honours in an arts subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Study the medieval period from a variety of different perspectives and choose topicss and options from eight different departments across Arts & Humanities including Classics, Digital Humanities, English, French, German, History, Music and Theology.

In addition to a huge choice of options, we offer a module taught in partnership with the British Museum, drawing on its world-famous collection. Our wide-ranging course allows you to build a programme of study that reflects your own particular interests and to develop a specialism exploring a theme or topic in your master’s dissertation.

Key benefits

  • Unrivalled location, gives students access to major libraries, institutes and societies for medievalists.
  • Flexible combination of core skills and training modules.
  • Unique range of specialist options, allowing interdisciplinary and cross-cultural study.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions