Postgraduate Taught

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Language, Culture & History MA

This flexible programme offers the opportunity to take courses in history, literature and culture through various language pathways.

Comp Lit

Comparative Literature MA

With its exceptional range of modern and ancient languages and cultures, UCL is an exciting environment for comparative literary study.


Early Modern Studies MA

The programme is very hands-on, with a combination of tutorials, workshops, discussions and library, archive, museum and gallery visits.

European Studies

European Studies MA

We consider the cultural and intellectual life of Europe and we focus on the emergence of modern Europe, the political implications of integration, and its transition from competing nation states and forms of governance to an expanding political and economic union.


Film Studies MA

We have particular research strengths in film history, film theory, and in an exceptionally broad range of national and regional cinemas.


Gender, Society and Representation MA

We address the challenges arising from contemporary changes in gender relations and examine theoretical and methodological frameworks with which gender and sexualities are explored, researched and implemented.


Health Humanities MA

We seek novel ways of understanding health and illness in society, and how methods from the humanities and social studies may be brought to bear on biomedicine, clinical practice, and the politics of healthcare.

Health Humanities

Philosophy, Politics and Economics of Health MA

We explore the central ethical, economic and political problems facing health policy in the UK and globally, especially in relation to social justice.


Race, Ethnicity and Postcolonial Studies MA

We survey the history of race and explore the social and cultural complexities of racialised inequality and injustice viewed on a global scale.


Translation MA / Translation & Technology MSc

Our programmes have a number of routes structured in such a way as to enable you to focus on your chosen specialism.

African Studies

African Studies MA / MSc

We offer a unique opportunity to choose between four specialised pathways: Environment, Health, Heritage or Education. At present this programme is not running.