Economic and Social History PhD

University of Glasgow

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We are internationally recognised for research excellence in modern economic and social history, with exceptional strengths in business and financial history, the history of medicine, and social and gender history.OverviewThe Economic and Social History pathway represents the historical approach to the social sciences. As such, it encompasses a very wide array of intellectual approaches and brings the particular rigour and demands of historical enquiry to a range of social science ... READ MORE

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Full time | University of Glasgow | 3 years | SEP

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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17th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
16th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
7th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP
Full Time
3 years

Entry requirements
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Details
Our research degree applicants will usually possess a good Master’s degree (or overseas equivalent), with a significant component in economic and social history.

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£4,500 per year
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£19,350 per year
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£19,350 per year
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The University of Glasgow is one of four ancient universities in Scotland, founded back in 1451. The university is part of the prestigious Russell Group and is one of only two universities in the UK to be awarded a 5 Stars Plus by the QS University Rankings 2017. Alumni include seven Nobel Prize winners, Scotland’s First Minister and a Prime Minister, while Albert Einstein gave a lecture on the theory of relativity there back in 1933. The university has over 7,000 postgraduate students from 140 countries around the world, taking up taught and research degrees. Study options vary from Financial Economics to European Studies. The university consists of four colleges: College of Arts College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences College of Science and Engineering College of Social Sciences There are three campuses making up the university.

Where you'll study

University of Glasgow

The Fraser Building 65 Hillhead Street Glasgow
Glasgow, City Of
G12 8QQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Exhibition Centre   0.4 miles away

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