History at University of Essex

Apply to History at University of Essex


Whether you’re interested in culture and society, politics and power, or war and conflict, with the History degree at the University of Essex we give you the freedom to explore the history that excites you. Our global expertise and topical diversity give you an unrivalled opportunity to pursue your historical passions and discover new ones.

Important facts of History

Courses include:

  • Race and Class in the United States, South Africa and Britain: Select Topics
  • Gender in Early Modern Europe c.1500- c.1800
  • Rethinking History: Approaches, Theories and Concepts
  • History, Power, and Identity
  • Dissertation

Fulltime duration:
12 months

Study start date:
2024-10-03 (Every year in October)

Application deadline:
2024-09-02 (Every year in September)

Tuition fees:

  • GBP 21700 /year (international)
  • GBP 10000 /year (national)


  • History
University of Essex

University of Essex

Colchester, United Kingdom

Home to the curious, brave, and bold. We’re a university where curiosity prevails, and where exploring new ways of thinking and pushing boundaries, isn’t just encouraged, it’s expected. We’re about people who love to learn how, but want to challenge why.