Research course

Medical History

Institution
University of Exeter · History
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

Normally a Masters degree with Merit or equivalent in History.Please contact the School for details.

Months of entry

January, September, April

Course content

The Centre for Medical History is funded by the Wellcome Trust and is dedicated to advancing methods and areas of research within the history of medicine and forging links with medical and health care professionals in the region.

Staff can offer PhD supervision across a wide range of areas including English medical history 1500-1800; history of the environment and medicine in the modern period; history of occupational health and industrial diseases; history of psychiatry and stress; and history of gender and the family.

Department specialisms

The Department can offer PhD supervision across a range of areas including; English medical history 1500-1800; History of the environment and medicine in the modern period; History of occupational health and industrial diseases; History of psychiatry and stress; and History of gender and the family.

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

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

MPhil

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

Course contact details

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