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.
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- Constructing Nations
- Research Skills in the Humanities
- Reflective Practice in the Humanities
- Work Placement for Humanities Postgraduates
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- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
There are no fixed closing dates for the majority of our courses, however some courses may become full and close early.
DisciplinesHistory Ancient History Modern History View 153 other Masters in Modern History in United Kingdom
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- 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.
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International16000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16000 GBP per year during 12 months.
National8000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8000 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Keele
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.