Department of History

Postgraduate History courses and research opportunities

The Department of History is a leading international centre of postgraduate teaching and research.

Postgraduate students form an integral part of the community at the Department, and are encouraged to take part in all aspects of Department life.

Our innovative research-led approach to teaching will not only make your experience an exciting and challenging one, it will also provide you with the skills you need for a rewarding and successful career.

Postgraduate prospectus department profile:

Postgraduate taught course and research opportunities in the Department of History
Students have access to excellent research resources including those held electronically, and within Manuscripts and Special Collections. 



Our postgraduate taught courses and research opportunities

See individual course profiles for course overviews, modules and entry requirements and click on the images to download course brochures.

Masters degrees
History (MA) 

Download MA History brochure 

Research opportunities

History (PhD)

History (MPhil)

History (MRes)

Areas include: environmental history; gender history; international history; medieval history; Middle Eastern studies; migration, diasporas, globalisation.

Download information about research degrees in history  


Professional development modules: specialist masters training
in a careers context for arts and humanities students



Contact us

Postgraduate taught

General: Sarah Smith
t: +44 (0)115 951 5843
f: +44 (0)115 951 4812
e: History-Enquiries@nottingham.ac.uk

Admissions: Dr Rob Lutton
t: +44 (0)115 95 15935
f: +44 (0)115 951 5948
e: rob.lutton@nottingham.ac.uk

Postgraduate research

General: Amanda Samuels
t: +44(0)115 951 5825
f: +44(0)115 951 4811
e: humanities-pgr-enquiries@nottingham.ac.uk

Admissions: Dr Rob Lutton
t: +44 (0)115 95 15935
f: +44 (0)115 951 5948
e: rob.lutton@nottingham.ac.uk


Department of History

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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