A good 2.1 class honours degree and a good command of English. USA equivalent is a GPA of 3.7. We are happy to advise on appropriate levels from other systems.
Months of entry
Course contentA postgraduate course with a substantial research componenet. The course covers South Asia from the early modern period to the present, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Nepal. It is associated with the Faculty of History.
Information for international students
International students are expected to demonstrate fluent command of the English Language in IELTS (preferably) or TOEFL. The minimum requirement is an overall band score of 7.0 with 7 in speaking, writing and listening and 6.5 in reading. International students account for about two-thirds of the Cambridge History graduate community.
Fees and fundingFor information about funding administered by the University of Cambridge candidates must read the Faculty of History Funding Guide. See www.hist.cam.ac.uk/pgadmissions/funding/index.html
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||15|
|Dissertation||50 (15000 words)|
Course contact details
- MPhil Office
- 01223 338094
- 01223 767094