Research course

Contemporary History

Institution
King's College London · Department of History
Qualifications
MPhilPhD

Entry requirements

First or 2:1 honours degree or overseas equivalent and an MA in a related subject. This need not be history but students without history degrees will be expected to show the advanced skills of analysis and historical research which their potential supervisor considers necessary.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Centre for Contemporary British History at King's offers a wide range of supervisor expertise in 20th century history, including politics, economics, gender, demography and social history. Current students are researching subjects including voluntary action, the advertising industry, Britain and Northern Ireland, and representations of women in museums, taking full advantage of the rich archives available in and near London. Studying both part-time and full-time, they form a vibrant and lively student body, participating in the seminars, conferences, and events organised by the Centre including an annual research workshop at Cumberland Lodge.

Department specialisms

See website for details.

Information for international students

For students whose first language is not English please visit our website for further information. http://www.kcl.ac.uk/pg/apply/langreq.html

Fees and funding

See website.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

part time
36 months
full time
24 months

PhD

part time
48-72 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions
Email
artshums-graduateadmissions@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7848 2765/2232