We are a vibrant community of historians that strives for the very highest standards of research and education. We aim to inspire and empower our students to achieve their scholarly potential within an inclusive and supportive learning environment.
The 2019 QS World University Rankings by Subject placed us 5th in the UK and 18th in the world. In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, we ranked 5th in the UK for research quality.
We also achieve consistently good results in the National Student Survey (88% student satisfaction rating in 2017).
If you have a specific enquiry but are unsure who to contact, contact us and we will put you in touch with the right person.
+ 44 (0)20 7848 1078
Strand Building, Strand Campus, Strand, London, WC2R 2LS
Governance in the Department of History
The Department's student society is the King's History Society. Find out more on our 'Aspects of Study' pages (within the Department's Undergraduate and Postgraduate pages) or visit the society's website for further details including committee member contact details.
The Department of History has strong links with national and international partners
History Department alumni traditionally embark upon an exceptionally diverse range of careers
Department of History people pages and academic profiles
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The Department of History at King's currently has around 60 active researchers and over 100 PhD…
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