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School of History masters degrees

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Masters courses

In our exciting and challenging MA courses, you'll be able to gain develop knowledge in areas of History that are of interest to you and advance your academic and professional skills. You’ll be taught by leading academics and engage with course content relating to their latest research.


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Jessica Hollis
Student | MA War and Strategy
"The courses are very flexible and can be tailored to your interests, which gives you the freedom to get as much out of the course as you want."