Typically you need a history degree 2.1 or above. If your degree is in an unrelated subject and 2.1 or above, we will consider you on individual merit. A research proposal needs to be submitted. For guidance on writing research proposals in the first instance please contact course leader Prof Niels P Petersson at firstname.lastname@example.org If English is not your first language you typically need a minimum IELTS score of 7.0 and to submit a sample of written, critical work. International and European entry qualifications If you are an International or non-UK European student, you can find out more about the country specific qualifications we accept on our international qualifications page.
Months of entry
Study a course designed to prepare you for PhD study or provide the history-based research skills and knowledge you need to develop as a professional. With the support of our expert academic staff, you research an aspect of modern British, European or global history and become a specialist in your chosen area.
• Gain detailed understanding and practical experience of research methods and approaches.
• Complete a major research project in any aspect of modern British, European or global history.
• Work with internationally-recognised academics and researchers who are experts in their fields.
• Join a highly flexible course with individually tailored supervision sessions.
Information for international students
Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international
Fees and funding
Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.
Qualification and course duration
MA by research
Course contact details
- Faculty of Development and Society
- +44 (0)114 225 5555