Two-year joint international programme with a focus on European history in comparative and global perspective. Students are at King�s during the first and last phases of the degree, and spend one or two semesters at partner European universities. The degree offers an exceptional range of options in fields such as social, economic and political history. Leads to further research or international careers.
- Based at one of the best history departments in the world, ranked 2nd in the UK by The Sunday Times newspaper (2011).
- Access to the combined talents of two or three internationally renowned History departments, and to the research and cultural resources of many capital cities of Europe.
- An enormous range of optional modules covering every region of Europe and a variety of transnational themes, including comprehensive coverage of the history of the European empires.
- Excellent graduate prospects, amongst the top five in the country (Times Good University Guide, 2010).
- The central London location offers students unrivalled access to world-class museums, collections, archives and libraries.
Dr Anna Maeker
Jointly awarded by King's College London and one of the following: University of Vienna, Humboldt University, Freie Universitaet Berlin, University College Dublin, University of Rome Tre, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Tallinn University, University of Paris - Diderot (Paris 7)
Credit value (UK/ECTS equivalent)
UK 180/ECTS 90
Two years FT.
Strand Campus and European partners.
The Joint MA in European History is aptly suited for students interested in pursuing an internationally mobile career. The degree cultivates research, writing, and analytical skills that can be applied to a broad range of careers, e.g. in education, journalism, finance, governance and the cultural sector. It is also offers an excellent grounding for students interested in going on to a PhD in History or adjacent disciplines.
Year of entry 2013