Postgraduate research

Postgraduate research

History at Glasgow offers an outstanding learning experience, working with world-leading experts with close connections to the libraries, archives and museums of the University and the city.

We offer the following research study options: PhD, MLitt, MPhil and MRes.

Topics in which we would welcome postgraduate research include:

  • Medieval Europe
  • Scotland, Ireland and the British Isles
  • Early modern culture, beliefs and ideas
  • Global history and culture
  • History of medicine
  • Social and gender history
  • War studies
  • Late modern American, European, British and Scottish history.

You may want to identify and contact a potential supervisor to discuss your research proposal before you apply.