For entry on to the MPhil or PhD programmes, we would normally expect an applicant to hold a 2:1 honours degree, or equivalent, and a good Masters degree, or equivalent, in a relevant subject.
Months of entry
RESEARCH - If you join our School you’ll be working within a vibrant postgraduate community. We specialise in the political, social and cultural history of Britain and Europe from the Middle Ages to the present. We have a strong record of securing research funds from the AHRC, Wellcome Trust, English Heritage, Leverhulme, Norwich HEART and others and welcome applications for MPhil degrees and PhDs.
STAFF RESEARCH INTERESTS - We were ranked third for research intensity in the Times Higher Education REF 2014 subject rankings. Our research strengths include: British and European Medieval History; Early Modern History of Britain, Europe and the Atlantic World; Modern and Contemporary History of Europe (in particular France, Italy, Germany); Modern British, Imperial and International History; Modern Russian and Eastern European History; Landscape and Environmental History; Local and Regional History.
If you are interested in applying for a research degree, please feel free to contact academic staff directly. For contact details and research interests go to: www.uea.ac.uk/his/people
STUDENT RESEARCH - Recent student research topics include: Views of the Land in Colonial New England; Children’s Picture Books in the Soviet Union; Local Politics in Early Modern Norwich; Female Politicians in late 19th-Century Britain; Multiculturalism in United Germany; Football in Post-War Bosnia.
You’ll be supervised by a team of at least two Faculty members.
Information for international students
English entry requirement: Minimum IELTS 7.0 overall score of 7.0 (with no less than 6.5 in speaking, reading and listening and 7.0 in writing), or equivalent.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Research Service
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