Taught course

Holocaust and Genocide

Nottingham Trent University · School of Arts and Humanities

Entry requirements

A UK honours (minimum 2.2) degree in a relevant subject, or equivalent 300 word outline of your proposed research area/project. Applicants from candidates with non-standard entry qualifications will be considered on an individual basis.

Months of entry


Course content

This course allows graduates to pursue research in the field of Holocaust and Genocide studies. The degree comprises independent research and a course designed to develop knowledge of key research skills and practices.ou will have the unique opportunity to collaborate in research with the National Holocaust Centre and Museum, based in Nottinghamshire.

You will be active within regional and national Holocaust memory networks and have the chance to present your work at our History Postgraduate Conference, and a range of other conferences around the region.

You will also benefit from participation in Holocaust related teaching sessions on our MA History course.

Award degrees are available in the following subject areas:

  • Holocaust Studies
  • Holocaust and Memory
  • Post Holocaust Genocide
  • Genocide Studies
  • Comparative Genocide
  • Film, Literature and Genocide.

Information for international students

International students whose first language is not English are required to have IELTS 6.5 with minimum of 5.5 in each component.

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

Administration Team
+44 (0) 115 848 4200