Full time & Part time September MA 1 year full time, 2 years part time
History & Archaeology (19) Languages, Literature & Culture (21)

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The History (SSEES) MA at UCL offers a fascinating journey through the lands of central, Eastern and south-east Europe and Russia. This unique programme allows you to explore the relationship between power and culture, covering historical periods from the early modern era to the present. No prior knowledge of the region is required, making it accessible to students from diverse backgrounds. With a wide range of module options available, you can delve into topics such as the history of Berlin, religion in South-Eastern Europe, and right radicalism in Central and Eastern Europe. This MA opens doors to various career paths, from academia and research to government, NGOs, and international agencies. Join us at UCL and discover the rich history of these fascinating regions.

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Our History MA provides a unique range of options covering the SSEES region (Central, Eastern and south-east Europe and Russia). You can explore the early modern period to the present, covering lands where mighty empires and many nations have interacted and competed over the centuries: the Russian Empire, the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, the Habsburg Monarchy, the Ottoman Empire, the German Empire, and their successor states.

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You are encouraged to choose from modules which are as diverse in geography as they are varied in approach. The programme is especially rich in modules exploring the relationship between power and culture. Several methods modules are available to underpin your studies.

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Entry Requirements

Normally an upper second-class Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.


UK tuition fees (2024/25)
Full-time: £15,100
Part-time: £7,550

Overseas tuition fees (2024/25)
Full-time: £31,100
Part-time: £15,550

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