PHD History

Duration: 3 year

Course details

The PhD History offers the opportunity to progress beyond Master’s level to gain the highest level of professional qualification available in history.

The final submission for your DBA must contain a written document of up to 80,000 words that presents and defends a thesis. A thesis is an intellectual position capable of being maintained by argument. A submission may also contain other works on which the thesis and its defence are based.

For this work a supervision is available in virtually all fields of history. All supervisors are qualified members of staff with their own major research projects and publications.

The normal period of registration for the PhD in History is three years full-time and six years part-time. This programme can also be studied by Distance Learning.

Ideas of possible themes

  • Commerce and Finance in the Revolutionary Atlantic World

  • The Aftermath: the Great War and the making of 1920s Britain

  • Some effects of participation in government in twelve Liberal Democratic constituency campaigns

  • Angelica Schuyler Church: An American Aristocrat in Revolutionary London

  • Liberalism in Power: Watching the Titanic.

Entry requirements

  • A levels : LLM or equivalent qualification
  • Language contest

Career possibilities

Successful graduates are able to progress within a wide variety of roles in the environmental  and associated fields. With this PhD, you will be equipped with an all-round set of skills which will translate readily into any work context.

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