UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

The course is designed to encourage students to pursue their interests in European history in depth, at the same time as maintaining a broad view of the history of Europe and its region as a whole.

Course Modules

Core modules: advanced skills, concepts and theory for MA historians; modern European language; options may include the following: history and theory of European integration; the practice of toleration in early modern Europe; globalisation in the 20th century; the public sphere in Britain, 1476'1800; crisis and future in 19th'century European thought; identity and power in medieval Europe ad 500'1300; Adam Smith and the state; paradoxes of enlightenment: German thought from Liebniz to Humboldt; trade, money and institutions in the ottoman mediterranean 1600'1914; Vichy France: between collaboration and resistance; 'imagined communities': regionalism and minority nationalism in modern Europe; British politics in the era of decolonisation, c.1945'1982; gender and sexuality in modern Britain: 1850 to the present; students may take modules from other ucl departments including:; the school of European language culture (SELCS); institute of the Americas and the school of Slavonic and eastern European studies (SSEES).

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £18,670  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,020  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,285  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £4,510  Academic year. First year home fees