Department of History

History: teaching, learning, research


The Department of History is a lively research community committed to scholarship of international quality. Its outstanding reputation for innovation in teaching has put it in the top 15 of the UK's 91 history departments according to the Complete University Guide, 2015.

Ross Balzaretti, Head of Department

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Our latest news

2016-2017 Language Centre module enrolment

Enrolment takes place from Monday 26 September to Wednesday 28 September: precise dates dependent on which modules you wish to study.

Grassmoor school visit June 2016

Grassmoor School pupils had the chance recently to learn more about the First World War and how digital technology can help with humanities-based learning. Find out more about their visit on the Centre for Hidden Histories website.

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Our next events

Futures Festival - careers advice and opportunities

Highfield House, University Park
For all arts students: get a taste of what you can do alongside your studies to increase your job prospects. The festival includes volunteer and paid opportunities currently available on campus.

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Department of History

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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