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Full time | Newcastle University | 36 months | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

36 months

Start date

SEP

Key information
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Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

History

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Our history programme offers research opportunities in areas as diverse as medicine, death, historical demography, gender, women's history and urban culture. As an PhD student you will enjoy a research environment in which ambitious and original ideas can flourish.

Many of the research opportunities in history are interdisciplinary and are available for most periods of history and in most geographical regions.

Supervision is normally available in the following subject areas:

Conflict, War and Genocide

Conflict, War and Genocide

Gender and Sexuality

Gender and Sexuality

Global and Postcolonial history

Global and Postcolonial history

Health and Medicine

Health and Medicine

Ideas, Religion and Historiography

Ideas, Religion and Historiography

Labour and Social Movements

Labour and Social Movements

Oral History, Memory and Place

Oral History, Memory and Place

Politics and International Relations

Politics and International Relations

Urban Culture and Mass Media.

You will receive a tailored package of support from the University to ensure you maximise your research and future career. There are also opportunities to undertake your research at Newcastle within a Doctoral Training Centre, Centre for Doctoral Training or Doctoral Training Partnership.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

To be confirmed.

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

18,600

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in a related subject. PhD applicants should have a relevant master's degree, or international equivalent. You must submit two letters of recommendation (obligatory) and a writing sample, such as a chapter from an MA dissertation or a published paper (optional).

University information

Newcastle University is a world-leading university, advancing knowledge, providing creative solutions and solving global problems. The university is a founding member of the prestigious Russell Group, one of 24 leading research-intensive UK universities. In recent years, Newcastle University has also developed a presence in two similarly vibrant and globally connected locations, Singapore and Malaysia. These provide opportunities for global...more

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