University of Bristol

University of Bristol

Medieval Studies

Bristol's importance as medieval England's second city and a major maritime port for trade and exploration makes it an excellent setting for interdisciplinary intellectual exchange. The Centre for Medieval Studies in the Faculty of Arts has internationally recognised expertise in an unrivalled range of subject areas. Research towards MPhil and PhD is supported in the following subject areas: archaeology, drama, English, French, history, history of art, Italian, medieval Latin, music and theology. Applications from prospective graduate students wishing to undertake interdisciplinary research are particularly welcome.

Entry requirements

PhD

A pass at Master's level (or international equivalent). See international equivalent qualifications on the International Office website.

MPhil

An upper second-class degree (or international equivalent). Please note, acceptance will also depend on evidence of your readiness to pursue a research degree. A pass at Master's level (or international equivalent). See international equivalent qualifications on the International Office website.

Sponsorship information

£2000 scholarships are available for students from the UK and the European Union; students can also apply for Arts and Humanities Research Council funding.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,200 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 14,200 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,200 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 14,200 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,145 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,073 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Tyndall Avenue, Bristol Bristol BS8 1TH South West

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