Research course

History

Institution
University of Exeter · History
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum 2:1 Honours degree in History or a related discipline Please see website for more detailed information.

Months of entry

January, September, April

Course content

Staff in the department research political, economic, social, cultural, religious, medical, environmental, maritime, naval, military and diplomatic history. We range in time from the early medieval period to the late 20th century. We have particular strengths in the history of Britain and continental Europe, but also focus on the history of the United States, Africa, and India. A number of research centres are linked with the work of the department and organise seminar series with regular meetings through the academic year which are an important meeting place for postgraduate students to hear, discuss and present research.

The current research centres include:

· Centre for Early Modern Studies

· Centre for Imperial and Global History

· Centre for Maritime Historical Studies

· Centre for War, State and Society

· Centre for Medical History

· Centre for Medieval Studies

· Institute of Cornish Studies

Department specialisms

Early Modern; Imperial and Global; Maritime; Medicine and Science; Medieval; Modern Politics and Policy; War, State and Society; Cornish Studies

Information for international students

We warmly welcome international students to all three of our beautiful campuses. At present 4,000 students from over 130 countries contribute to a thriving international community. Details of our academic and English language requirements, along with details of English language support can be found at www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/admissions/applying/english

Fees and funding

UK students
Please see our website for details
International students
Please see our website for details

The University of Exeter invests significantly in a range of funding opportunities for talented prospective postgraduates. Please visit www.exeter.ac.uk/scholarships for further details. Here you can search our database for funding opportunities suitable for your area of interest.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

distance learning
36-84 months
full time
36-48 months
part time
72-84 months

MPhil

part time
48-60 months
distance learning
24-60 months
full time
24-36 months

Course contact details

Name
Programme Administrator
Email
humanities-pgadmissions@exeter.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1392 725306