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Early Modern Studies

UCL offers a bespoke, multi-disciplinary programme, taught in central London by leading scholars in the field.

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Early Modern Studies at UCL is based at the Centre for Multidisciplinary and Intercultural Inquiry (CMII).

Why study the Early Modern at UCL?

  • Bespoke programmes of study, rich in their interdisciplinarity; there are over forty leading scholars associated with the programmes, in a range of subjects including art, digital humanities, history, law, literature, politics and science.
  • Practical, hands-on modules, with ‘traditional’ skills such as palaeography and textual bibliography taught alongside the latest techniques in databases and XML.
  • A large range of optional modules and a choice of resources geared to individual research interests.
  • Privileged access to a wide range of archives, rare-books libraries and manuscript-related museums in central London.
  • A vibrant and stimulating research environment with an extensive list of seminars, performances and other events.

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