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Research degrees

The Institute for Medieval Studies offers a long-established PhD with supervision available across a wide range of medieval periods, geographies and themes. We also provide training in advanced research techniques as well as medieval languages to ensure you have the skills and knowledge needed to successfully complete a PhD and contribute new findings to the field of Medieval Studies.

Find out more about our PhD in Medieval Studies.

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