MA Contemporary History

University of Birmingham

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The MA Contemporary History is designed to provide you with a solid grounding in the major outlines of recent world history, along with a wide choice of specialised modules to suit your own interests.This programme approaches contemporary history through issues and problems with vital on-going importance, including environmental politics, information technology, post-colonial migration, internationalism and empire.It does so across the 20th century and up to the present day, without ... READ MORE

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Full time | University of Birmingham | 1 year | 27-SEP-21

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64th / 131
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13th
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14th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-21
Full Time
1 year

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Part of the Russell Group of UK universities, the University of Birmingham has been developing great minds, encouraging challenging debates and pushing the boundaries of innovation and excellence for over 100 years. Over 14,000 students from over 150 countries choose to study at Birmingham, meaning you will be part of a diverse and vibrant community. 40% of this student population are postgraduates. Birmingham understands that you want to study somewhere with a strong research culture, that delivers on your expectations. The opportunities, facilities and academics at Birmingham will help you to achieve your ambitions, whether they are research-led with a desire for discovery, or to boost your skills to advance your career.

Where you'll study

University of Birmingham

Edgbaston Birmingham
B15 2TT United Kingdom Nearest train station: University   0.2 miles away

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