A first-class BA honours degree or equivalent in history or other humanities or social science discipline.
You may be asked to supply examples of previous written work.
Months of entry
This course is excellent preparation for a PhD degree in history. You can further your interests, broaden your knowledge and at the same time hone your research skills. As well as specific research training in history, you’ll also gain a broad range of transferable skills that will be of value to employers outside academia.
You’ll be taught through seminars and individual tutorials.
Assessment is by bibliographical and source-based exercises, written papers, oral presentation, and a 15,000-word dissertation.
Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses
Information for international students
Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
- +44 (0)114 222 2552