King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

History

This programme is an advanced historical research programme, and students specialize in ancient, medieval, early modern or modern history under the supervision of an expert in their chosen field of research. Students receive training in historiographical and technical skills necessary for doctoral study and develop their knowledge of the period they choose to focus on.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree (or above); or overseas equivalent in history or a related subject such as politics; students without a history degree may be required to show relevant research skills in order to be accepted.

Assessment methods

Assesment is by written coursework and/or take-home exam. The 30,000 word dissertation enables students to research a topic of their choice, working one-to-one with an academic supervisor.

Sponsorship information

AHRC; overseas applicants should seek advice from the British Council on country-specific funding opportunities and consult our graduate funding database.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,040 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,260 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,260 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,260 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,260 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Strand Campus Westminster WC2R 2LS South East

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Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts and Sciences Admissions (CASA)
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