Entry requirements

2:i undergraduate degree and Masters degree (or equivalent) in History or a closely related subject.

Months of entry

October

Course content

All our postgraduate researchers attend the Graduate Research Forum, which meets weekly during the autumn and spring terms. It provides training in practical research skills, including guidance on research design, fieldwork and archive techniques, data storage and management, writing skills, proposal-writing, CV presentation, and presentation skills. These forums also enable you to present and discuss your work in progress. If you are a PhD/MPhil student, you will also attend regular research seminars held in the Department.

Areas for PhD supervision

By period
Renaissance; Early Modern; and Modern

By geographical region
Africa; North, Central and South America; the Caribbean; Britain and Continental Europe; and Asia (with a particular focus on South Asia and China)

By theme
Race, Ethnicity and Slavery; Popular and Political Protest; History of Religion; Gender and Family History; 18th Century Studies; Technology; Cultures and Practices of Health and the History of Medicine; Global History; Visual and Material Culture; Luxury; Histories of Violence; Empires and Imperialism.

Department specialisms

By period Renaissance; Early Modern; and Modern By geographical region Africa; North, Central and South America; the Caribbean; Britain and Continental Europe; and Asia (with a particular focus on South Asia and China) By theme Race, Ethnicity and Slavery; Popular and Political Protest; History of Religion; Gender and Family History; 18th Century Studies; Technology; Cultures and Practices of Health and the History of Medicine; Global History; Visual and Material Culture; Luxury; Histories of Violence; Empires and Imperialism.

Information for international students

English Language requirement: Band B. For more guidance on English language requirements please visit this page.

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,270 (full-time)
International students
£17,050 (full-time)

For more information on funding please visit our Postgraduate fees and funding page.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil/PhD

full time
36-48 months
part time
60-84 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
pgadmissions2@warwick.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)24 7652 4585