Prospective students: graduate (research)

The MPhil/PhD in History offers students the chance to study in central London, in a vibrant research community. PhD students are supervised by leading historians in a wide range of topics and eras.

Course information

Find a PhD supervisor

Application process

Current PhD projects

Graduate research FAQ

PhD funding

Please be advised that UCL will be closed between 23 December 2021 end of day and the morning of 4 January 2022.

For those interested in applying for funding and meeting the 4 January deadline, please make sure you raise any queries you might have well in advance of the UCL closure (preferably before mid-December), to give the PGR Tutor and Admin, as well as the supervisors sufficient time to reply.  


Cumberland Lodge PGR Picture 2019

If you have further questions about PhD study at UCL History, you can contact the PGR administrator Oana Borlea (o.borlea@ucl.ac.uk), or the postgraduate tutor Professor Stephen Conway at s.conway@ucl.ac.uk.