Research course

Medieval History

Institution
University of Birmingham · Department of History
Qualifications
MRes

Entry requirements

An honours degree in a subject related to the chosen pathway, such as History, English, Archaeology or Theology, is required, normally upper second class level (2.1) or its equivalent for overseas applicants. Graduates without these qualifications (for example with a lower second class degree, or a degree in a different subject) are very welcome to apply and their application will be considered on its merits. Applicants may be asked to submit written work and/or attend an interview. For some pathways evidence of relevant linguistic ability may be required.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Designed to develop your understanding of medieval history, this is a research degree with some provision for taught modules.

It provides an exciting opportunity to research a medieval topic of your own choice and helps you to develop your research and related skills, as well as allowing you to study broader historical subjects with other postgraduates.

Times Higher Education ranked the Department of History first in the country for its performance in the latest Research Excellence Framework exercise.

Qualification and course duration

MRes

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Katharine Sykes
Email
k.sykes@bham.ac.uk