A UK 2:1 honours degree, US GPA 3.4 or other international equivalent, in a subject related to this programme
Applicants must demonstrate a background in Medieval History and/or relevant language skills in their transcript, or if applicants cannot demonstrate this, they must make clear in the personal statement why they are equipped to undertake this programme.
Months of entry
In this programme, you will take an in-depth look at the fascinating history of Europe in the period between AD 400 and 1500 and develop your own specialised interests. Through small, seminar-based classes, and specialised training you will develop knowledge of the principal categories of surviving evidence and the technical skills needed to understand them. You will also learn the value of an interdisciplinary approach to medieval research with opportunities to enrol for relevant courses in other parts of the University.
With more than 90 members of academic staff attached to our cross-disciplinary Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies (CMRS), Edinburgh is a wonderful environment for medieval scholarship. World-class resources will be on hand to aid your studies, most notably the impressive combined collections of the National Library of Scotland and the University’s Main Library.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Graduate School Office
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