- Study an exceptionally wide range of modules
- Access excellent historical archives
- Placements are possible with local archives
- Our dissertation module offers the opportunity to work one-to-one with an expert in their field
For many of our students, a Masters degree is an important step on the path to a PhD, however that is far from being the only path. The heritage sector is one regular employer of our graduates and placements are sometimes possible with local archives.
The skills you will develop through completing a Masters at Exeter will qualify you for a wide range of professions. Our recent graduates have gone on to work in a variety of roles, including Archivist, Marketing Executive and Strategic Analyst.
As a student of the History course from The University of Exeter you will have the support of not only academic staff in helping with funding applications and research proposals but also our professional careers staff. The Exeter Career Zone can help you access activities and advice to give you the best chance in pursuing your chosen career path.
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- Advanced Historical Research Skills
- Dissertation in History
- Classical Language and Texts: Latin
- Critical Approaches to Early Modern History
- Critical Approaches to Maritime and Naval History
- Critical Approaches to Imperial and Global History
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- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
Whilst we don’t have a formal deadline for application, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible. We close to applications wishing to join us for study in 2022/2023 on Friday 16 September. We advise international applicants to submit a complete application by mid-July.
DisciplinesHistory General Studies & Classics Modern History View 625 other Masters in History in United Kingdom
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- Normally a minimum of a 2:1 Honours degree (or equivalent) in a related discipline.
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International22500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 22500 GBP per year during 12 months.
National11000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11000 GBP per year during 12 months.
UK fees per year:
£5,500 part-timeInternational fees per year:
Living costs for Exeter
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.