You’re normally expected to have a Masters degree and an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree in history or a related subject area. You may also be considered for the degree if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.
Months of entry
January, September, May
Our outstanding research output – along with our expertise in social, cultural, economic, transnational, environmental and digital history – makes Sussex an excellent choice for pursuing a PhD in History.
Our faculty research, teach and write about history in Britain, Europe and across the globe. This means you’ll be supervised by leading practitioners in your field.
We welcome research proposals in all aspects of:
- modern European history
- British history since 1700
- American history
- digital history
- global history
- the history of science and the environment
- the history of North Africa, the Middle East and Asia.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Course Enquiries