History PhD/MPhil - Modern American History

University of Leicester

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History at Leicester offers supervision for the degrees of: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - full-time and part-time; Master of Philosophy (MPhil) - full-time and part-time.We also offer a distance learning PhD allowing you to gain a University of Leicester research degree wherever you are in the world.PhD descriptionPhD students complete an independent research project under the guidance of a supervisory team. The research is normally completed over a maximum period of 3.0-3.5 years (full-time) or ... READ MORE

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Start date and duration

Start date
JAN-23, APR-23, JUL-23, SEP-23
Full Time
3 years

Entry requirements

You must hold a UK undergraduate (Bachelors) degree with at least First-Class or Upper Second-Class honours or an equivalent qualification from a recognised overseas institution. The School of History also prefers that applicants hold a Master's degree (ideally with a Merit grade or better in the Master's dissertation). Professional experience will be taken into account if the specific grades are not achieved.

Tuition fees

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£4,596 per year

More info: The mentioned fee is for 2022/23 year entry. There might be a slight increase in 2023/24 year entry..

Students from Domestic
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£16,200 per year

More info: £16,200 - £18,200 per year..

Students from EU EU Students
£16,200 per year

More info: £16,200 - £18,200 per year..

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University of Leicester
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For a century, the University of Leicester has been home to great minds; academics, researchers and students who aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo, advance new practices, and develop a fresh way of thinking. Through the ground-breaking work of the university’s expert research groups, postgraduate students will tackle the emerging social, economic, political, and scientific issues head-on and set the agenda where others simply follow. At Leicester, students are encouraged to break away from traditional modes of academic practice and are given the freedom to innovate, facilitating exciting cross-collaboration between university departments, and a multidisciplinary approach towards problem solving. The university incorporates both the sciences and the arts into its research dialogue, aiming to cultivate sophisticated solutions to the most complex of issues.

Where you'll study

University of Leicester

University Road Leicester
LE1 7RH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leicester  0.4 miles away

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