Research course

International History

Institution
London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) · Department of International History
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

Taught master's degree in related discipline. Applicants should have obtained an overall 67 per cent or over and 67 per cent on their dissertation

Months of entry

October

Course content

The Department is one of the world's leading centres for the study of the history of international relations. It has developed since the foundation of the Stevenson Chair in the 1930s into one of the strongest concentrations of experts in international history.

We offer master's degree programmes as well as supervision for MPhil and PhD research, covering a time span from the Renaissance to the present day, and a very broad geographical area that includes Asia (China, India, Japan, the Pacific Islands), the Middle East, Africa, western and eastern Europe (including Russia) and the USA.

Department specialisms

Research focuses on the history of international relations. Staff have expertise in the economic, strategic, and ideological aspects of international relations, as well as in the domestic roots of foreign policy.

Information for international students

IELTS 7.0

Fees and funding

LSE, AHRC

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36-48 months

MPhil

full time
36-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Student Recruitment Office
Email
stu.rec@lse.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7955 6613