Full time & Part time September, January Research Only, MPhil 1 year full time, 2 years part time
History & Archaeology (19)

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Are you passionate about delving into the past and uncovering untold stories? Our MPhil in History programme offers a vibrant research environment where you can explore ambitious and original ideas. With interdisciplinary research opportunities spanning various historical periods and geographical regions, you'll have the freedom to specialise in areas such as Conflict, Gender and Sexuality, Global History, and more. To join this programme, you'll need a 2:1 honours degree and a Master's degree in a related subject. Don't forget to submit two letters of recommendation and a writing sample showcasing your research skills. Embark on a journey of discovery with us and shape the future of historical scholarship.

About the course

As an MPhil History student you'll join a research environment in which ambitious and original ideas can flourish.

Many of the research opportunities in history are interdisciplinary. They're available for most periods of history and in most geographical regions.

Supervision is normally available in the following subject areas:

  • Conflict, War and Genocide
  • Gender and Sexuality
  • Global and Postcolonial history
  • Health and Medicine
  • Ideas, Religion and Historiography
  • Labour and Social Movements
  • Oral History, Memory and Place
  • Politics and International Relations
  • Urban Culture and Mass Media

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Entry Requirements

A minimum of a 2:1 honours degree and a Master's degree at Merit level, or international equivalent, in a related subject. We will give specific consideration to any independent research you do as part of your studies and/or appropriate professional experience.

You must submit two letters of recommendation (obligatory) and a writing sample, such as a chapter from an MA dissertation or a published paper (optional).


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Where is Newcastle University
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