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History, Ph.D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (WUR) ,
As a research student in History from University of Lincoln, you will have access to support and training which aims to develop the practical and critical skills necessary for investigation and study at doctoral level.

About

The School of History and Heritage offers advanced research opportunities in the subject of History. Doctoral students in the History programme fromUniversity of Lincoln can benefit from academic expertise in Roman, Byzantine and medieval history; gender history; history and culture in the 19th Century; and British political history.

Regular research seminars aim to provide a stimulating environment in which to discuss and debate theoretical concepts with fellow students, scholars and visiting academics. Strong links exist with the Schools of Film and Media, English and Journalism, and Fine and Performing Arts. An interdisciplinary research culture facilitates collaboration with colleagues across a wide range of topics.

Career and Personal Development

A doctoral qualification can be the capstone of academic achievement and often marks the beginning of a career in academia or research.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description
      • MPhil: 1.5-3 years. 
      • PhD: 2-4 years.
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description
      • MPhil: 2-4 years. 
      • PhD: 3-6 years.
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Research areas covered within the School include:
  • Roman and Byzantine history
  • Medieval ecclesiastical history
  • 20th Century British political history
  • History and culture in the 19th Century
  • Gender history
  • Urban history
  • Early modern science and medicine
  • Late antique and medieval Spain
  • Imperial history
  • 20th Century mass culture

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

Relevant Master’s degree.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13700 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4332 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4332 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
Part-time
  • Home/EU: £2,166
  • International: £6,850

Living costs for Lincoln

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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