Taught course

European Jewish History

Queen Mary, University of London · History

Entry requirements

Normally an upper second class honours degree in History. A recognised equivalent from an accredited overseas institution or an equivalent professional qualification is also accepted. Applications from mature and non-traditional students are welcomed.

Months of entry


Course content

The Leo Baeck Institute MA in European Jewish history is the only taught postgraduate programme in the UK focusing on the rich field of European Jewish History.

You will explore the history and culture of the European Jews and will investigate the question of emancipation, the quest for equal rights, Jewish identities, the role of anti-Semitism, and Jewish intellectual history. Our programme is a dynamic forum for you to reflect critically on contemporary issues such as cultural diversity, race, religion, gender and power.

You will be part of the prestigious Leo Baeck Institute and will have access to all of its facilities including libraries, seminars and research events worldwide.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

School of History
+44 (0)20 7882 8352