The MAGIC program offers students the opportunity to develop a historical perspective on our interconnected world and provides multiple avenues for students to engage with the issues and insights that arise from an international historical perspective.
- The History program at Georgetown University provides a foundation for professional participation in the world of global affairs as well as strong preparation for doctoral studies.
- Students both delve deeply into the history of a particular world region and situate that same region within a broader context through the study of transnational, comparative, and thematic trends.
- Coursework in our program is intended to provide students with a solid knowledge of historiography in their specialty, substantial experience in archival research, and the opportunity to explore new fields, themes, and methods of inquiry.
- Generally, doctoral students take three courses each semester for their first two years in the program. All students must take the Core Colloquium in their first semester and complete a two-semester research seminar.
- Global and International History
- Pacific Empires
- African and the History of Capitalism
- Divided Germany
- The Magic of History
- Europe and the Early Modern Wor1d
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Application Form
- Non-refundable Application Fee
- Statement of Purpose (500 words max)
- Writing Sample (20-25 pages for MAGIC; minimum 25 pages for PhD)
- Supplemental Data Form (MAGIC program only)
- Transcripts – Applicants are required to upload to the application system copies of official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions attended.
- Official Recommendations (3)
- GRE General Test
Living costs for Washington, D. C.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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