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M.A. On Campus


Keele University

12 months
16000 GBP/year
8000 GBP/year
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The MA in History from Keele University provides coverage of the attempts of human beings in past societies, from the Middle Ages to the very recent past, to organise life materially and conceptually, individually and collectively.

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The MA in History from Keele University  offers world-renowned one-one-one supervision and small classes so you can develop your research interests, while assessments prepare you for your specific career. Practical work experience is available in a range of fields, along with support writing CVs and job applications. You can learn a language, take palaeography, or complete a work placement as part of your degree.


You will be equipped to excel in any career which values critical thinking, communications skills, and the gathering, assessment and analysis of data and evidence. Alumni have gone on to work in law, teaching, libraries, archives, museums, the civil service, journalism, politics, research for charities, NGOs, government bodies, think tanks, broadcasting, advertising, or continued research at PhD-level. This degree will also help with job application preparation, CV writing, and PhD funding applications, as appropriate.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Constructing Nations
  • Research Skills in the Humanities 
  • Reflective Practice in the Humanities
  • Work Placement for Humanities Postgraduates

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There are no fixed closing dates for the majority of our courses, however some courses may become full and close early. 


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should normally have a good honours degree (2.1 or above) in History or other relevant humanities subject. Applicants with other qualifications and other experience are considered on a case by case basis.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16000 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 16000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Keele

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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