Institute of Historical Research, School of Advanced Study, University of London
Principal research areas include: religious and cultural history; political history; economic and social history 1300-1500; imperial history; history of Victorian Britain; urban and metropolitan history (especially London) history, including comparative approaches across Europe and elsewhere; royal and diplomatic history since 1900; local and regional history, primarily concerning England and including the impact of towns; the experience and impact of empire; architecture and planning and the built environment in Britain. There are over 30 regular seminars plus a programme of public lectures and lecture series and 2 international conferences for historians.
Usually a good postgraduate qualification (UK MA or equivalent overseas qualification), though in some cases relevant experience may be accepted; admittance is normally to the MPhil in the 1st instance.
The School of Advanced Study (University of London) is a partner institution of the London Arts and Humanities Partnership (LAHP) together with King�s College London and UCL. Since 2014, LAHP offers up to 80 AHRC studentships each year to research students in the arts and humanities studying at one of the three institutions over the next seven years. The 2015 LAHP studentship competition opened for applications on 1 December 2014, and the closing date is Friday 30 January 2015. Studentship candidates are advised to apply for a place to study well in advance of the closing deadline for LAHP studentship applications to ensure that they have the opportunity to consult with proposed supervisors in preparing the LAHP studentship application form. It is suggested that candidates make their applications for a place to study in the School by 16 January 2015.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 5,000 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 2,500 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 5,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 2,500 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Institute of Historical Research||Camden||WC1H 7HU||South East|
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