Taught course

Global History

University of Warwick · Department of History

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree, or equivalent, in History or related field, for example, English, Sociology, Art History, Anthropology.

Months of entry


Course content

The Warwick History Department is recognised internationally as a centre for innovative and influential research and is consistently ranked among the best history departments in the UK. This innovative MA course is one of the first in the UK to focus specifically on global history. It offers students the chance to investigate one of the most dynamic areas of current historical enquiry and debate. At its centre is a core module which looks at the way in which global history has emerged, the methods it adopts, the subject areas it addresses and the criticisms it has attracted.

Information for international students

Current English Language test certificate required: IELTS 7.0; WELT ABB/BBB; TOEFL (paper-based) 620+; TOEFL (computer-based) 260. Candidates with lower scores may be required to attend pre-sessional English courses at the University of Warwick.

Fees and funding

AHRC Research Preparation Master's Scheme (UK/EU students only).

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment60
Dissertation40 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Sarah Doughty
024 765 23292