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Dr Mark Roodhouse shortlisted for Whitfield Prize

Posted on Thursday 17 April 2014

Mark Roodhouse’s first book shortlisted for Royal Historical Society Whitfield Prize

Simon Ditchfield awarded Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship

Posted on Wednesday 16 April 2014

Simon Ditchfield awarded a Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship to work on Daniello Bartoli project

Dr. Nitin Sinha joins New Perspectives series

Posted on Thursday 27 March 2014

Dr Nitin Sinha (University of York) joins New Perspectives in South Asian History (published by Orient BlackSwan) as a series editor

Research activity



History Anniversary Lecture

'South African Communists: Their History and Impact', Professor Tom Lodge, University of Limerick


Nepal: Primary Health Care, Universal Health Care and Foreign Aid - GHH Seminar 78

78th GHH Seminar, on Primary Health Care, Universal Health Care and Foreign Aid in Nepal

Undergraduate study

Postgraduate study

Scholarships for Postgraduate Study

We are pleased to announce three scholarships supporting the MAs in Public History and Contemporary History and International Politics.