Newcastle University

Newcastle University

European History

This course offers an exciting opportunity to study the history of Europe through its history of conflict. The social, political and military dimensions of conflict are explored from the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries. The MA also covers the history of culture and mentality. This enables students to develop a comprehensive understanding of the ways in which conflicts have been prepared, imagined, lived, represented, remembered and narrated.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in history or a related subject such as history and politics, politics, economics, English or sociology; applicants with lower or non-standard qualifications will be considered on an individual basis; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.5 in writing) or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MA Full-time £ 12,680 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MA Part-time £ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

Key information

School of History, Classics and Archaeology
Telephone number: 
0191 208 7966