We aim to inspire and empower our students to achieve their scholarly potential within an inclusive and supportive learning environment.
The 2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject placed us 6th in the UK and 20th 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).
Our commitment to diversity and inclusion is revealed by our Athena Swan Bronze Award, and by our upcoming application for Silver.
Our teaching and research is renowned for its:
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The Department's student society is the King's History Society. Find out more on our 'Special Aspects of Study' 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 - careers, graduate destinations and more
Department of History people pages and academic profiles
Undergraduate opportunities with the Department of History and other information
Postgraduate opportunities with the Department of History and other information
Our partnerships and connections both within King's and around the world
Key History Department research information, including current/past projects and their impact
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