M.A. European History

  • On Campus
  • 12 months
  • GBP13980 per Year (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    GBP6000 per Year (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

  • English ( Take IELTS test or Find a course )
| Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
The European History MA covers the history of conflict from the 16th to 20th centuries, across continental Europe. It includes the military, social and political dimensions of conflict and its impact upon national and transnational European cultures, combined with study of a modern European language.


The course is designed to develop a comprehensive understanding of the ways in which conflicts have been:
  • prepared
  • imagined
  • lived
  • represented
  • remembered
  • narrated

You will also have the opportunity to study an additional modern European language.

You take a combination of compulsory and optional modules, of which language learning is a compulsory component.

The taught modules are delivered through:
  • seminars
  • individual tutorials
  • self-directed learning

Detailed Course Facts

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Tuition fee
  • GBP13980 per year ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

  • GBP6000 per year ( EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

Duration full-time 12 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time
Intensity Flexible
Duration part-time 24 months

Course Content

  • The Practice of History
  • Research Skills and Dissertation Training
  • Conflict in European History
  • Conflict in European History Case Studies
  • Dissertation

English Language Requirements


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A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in history or a related subject such as:
  • history and politics
  • politics
  • economics
  • English
  • sociology

We will also consider applicants on an individual basis with lower or non-standard qualifications.

International students

If your first language is not English you need an overall IELTS score of 6.5 (with at least 6.5 in writing).

Admission to UK universities often requires that students have completed a recognized Bachelor's degree. International students should consider taking a Pre-Master to gain access to UK universities when:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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