Entry requirements

First or upper second-class Honours degree in History or overseas equivalent

For postgraduate studies, the University of Strathclyde requires a minimum overall score of IELTS 6.5 (no individual test score below 6.0) or equivalent. Tests are valid for two years.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This taught postgraduate programme aims to introduce you to advanced level study of history while deepening your historical understanding and awareness. You'll gain invaluable research tools and practical skills while studying a range of thematic, historiographical or theoretical topics across a broad chronological and geographical range.

You’re offered a wide choice of classes as well as rigorous training in historical research methods and sources. You can choose to study thematic, historiographical or theoretical topics across a broad chronological and geographical range. There’s also the possibility of specialising in a particular area such as:

  • international relations history in the 19th and 20th centuries
  • early modern Scottish history

For more information please see the course page.

Information for international students

For postgraduate studies, the University of Strathclyde requires a minimum overall score of IELTS 6.5 (no individual test score below 6.0) or equivalent. Tests are valid for two years.

Pre-sessional courses in English are available.

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,800
International students
EU £4,800 Non EU £13,500

For more information please see the website and the scholarship search.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
9 months
part time
18 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
hass-pgt-enquiries@strath.ac.uk
Phone
0141 444 8600