Postgraduate Opportunities

We offer taught and research-based postgraduate degrees in British, European and American history from the early modern period to the present which attract full-time and part-time postgraduate students from the UK and overseas.

Taught Courses

Our taught degrees are MLitt (Master of Letters), and can be taken either full-time (1 year) or part-time (2 years). Some of our students are taking a course as PhD preparation, others for career development, and some for general interest.

Please follow the links below for more information about each degree course, including how to apply information:

General courses – on campus

  • We are currently redeveloping our on campus taught postgraduate courses and will add more information when available.

General courses – distance learning

  • Scottish History - examine the major topics and historiography of Scottish history

Specialist courses – on campus

  • We are currently redeveloping our on campus taught postgraduate courses and will add more information when available.

You may also be interested in courses taught by the Centre for Archive and Information Studies.

Research Degrees

Find out more about our postgraduate research degrees.

To find out more ...

  1. Visit the relevant course pages on the online University Prospectus to find out:
    • academic entrance requirements
    • English Language requirements
    • full details about what you will study
    • fees information
    • how to apply
  2. Find out about scholarships available for History students
  3. Read about the postgraduate culture in the School of Humanities
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