Research course


University of Lincoln · Lincoln School of Humanities
PhDMA by researchMPhil

Entry requirements

A relevant Master's degree.

Months of entry


Course content

The School of History and Heritage offers advanced research opportunities in the subject of History.

As a research student, you will have access to support and training which aims to develop the practical and critical skills necessary for investigation and study at doctoral level. Direction will be available from a supervisory team and you have the opportunity to benefit from the School’s research expertise in areas including medieval history, gender history and modern British history.

Regular research seminars aim to provide a stimulating environment in which to discuss and debate theoretical concepts with fellow students, scholars and visiting academics. Strong links exist with the Schools of Film & Media, English & Journalism and Fine & Performing Arts and an interdisciplinary research culture facilitates collaboration with colleagues across a wide range of topics.

Fees and funding

UK students
Full time: £4,600
International students
Full time: EU £4,600 Non EU £13,300

As a University of Lincoln postgraduate student, you may be eligible to apply for one of our generous scholarship packages. For more information about postgraduate funding and scholarships, please visit our website.

Qualification and course duration


part time
72 months
full time
36-48 months

MA by research

part time
24 months
full time
12 months


part time
48 months
full time
24 months

Course contact details

Dr Ian Packer
+44 (0)1522 837360