Applicants must hold a UK undergraduate (Bachelors) degree with at least first class or upper second class honours or an equivalent qualification from a recognised overseas institution.
Months of entry
January, October, July, April
Initial registration as advanced postgraduate proceeding to full registration after one year's full-time study (or its equivalent) subject to satisfactory progress.
We offer PhD and MPhil supervision in areas compatible with the research interests of our academic staff including:
- Early modern history
- English local history
- Global, colonial and post-colonial history
- Medical humanities
- Medieval history
- Modern American history
- Modern British and European history
- Urban history
Medieval, early modern, and modern political, social, economic, intellectual, urban and cultural history in the British, European and non-European contexts.
Fees and funding
Students are eligble to apply for studentships from the AHRB and ESRC. Qualified students may also be eligible for university scholarships.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Prof. Robert Colls
- 0116 299 7530
- 0116 252 5769