History - History of Medicine (MA)

History - History of Medicine (MA)

Master degree
12 months
Application deadlines: 30 June
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: £13
Full-time, Part-time
Intakes: September 2019 / September 2020
International tuition: £14,200
Domestic tuition: £6,120

Program overview

We have specifically designed the programme to bridge the gap between a taught Masters in History (History of Medicine) and a Masters by Research. The programme has been shaped by leading researchers in our department. This means that the modules offered to reflect the most recent developments in History of Medicine. We offer core skills training modules and the opportunity, in the form of independent study and dissertation modules, to conduct research on topics of your choosing.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



Entry requirements You should normally hold a 2:1 honours degree, or its equivalent, in an appropriate subject. If it is some time since you completed your undergraduate education and you do not meet the standard requirement, it may be possible to consider your application based on evidence of other relevant personal and professional experience, the support of your referees and examples of written work.

Career opportunities

Students who have completed the MA in History have developed a variety of careers. A significant number have gone on to undertake PhD study, secondary school history teaching, and archive management. Others have taken up or developed their careers in medically related professions: in animal health; psychiatry; paramedical specialities; University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust research. The Brookes Careers service provides practical tips, training and advice for up to three years after graduation.

Campus location

Oxford , United Kingdom

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