Taught course


University of Suffolk · Arts and Humanities

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.1 honours-degree in a relevant, cognate discipline, from a UK university or other recognised degree-awarding body, or a qualification at equivalent level.

Months of entry


Course content

The MA in History at the University of Suffolk is designed to take your previous experiences of studying history to the next level. Whatever your motives for postgraduate study - for personal fulfilment, to progress in a career where the skills of a historian are required or valuable, or for preparation for doctoral studies.

Our relationship with a range of local heritage providers means that you will have the opportunity to gain valuable training and experience in this growing sector, in museums, heritage attractions and public history partnerships, through formal placements and applied project-work. If you are considering a career in teaching, our links with local schools also afford opportunities for working alongside experienced teachers on school-based placements or curriculum-centred history projects.

Information for international students

For further information on the requirements please see our website here.

For funding information as an international applicant please see our website here

Fees and funding

UK students
UK full-time tuition fee: £8,748 p.a UK part-time tuition fee: £972 per 20 credits
International students
£13,995 p.a

Please refer to our website for funding opportunities here.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Student Life
01473 338833