Based in the beautiful historic city of York, the Centre for Medieval Studies is one of the world’s leading centres for postgraduate study and research into the Middle Ages.
We’re a lively community of over 30 medievalists. Our innovative, research-led teaching is uniquely interdisciplinary, extending across the Humanities. We collaborate with the departments of Archaeology, English and Related Literature, History and History of Art.
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Our taught Masters course
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Our research degrees
We also offer the following research degrees:
Why study Medieval Studies at York
Work with specialists from the Departments of Archaeology, English, History and History of Art for a truly collaborative experience.
Rich local resources
Study in a beautiful historic city, and use the York Minster Library, King's Manor and the Borthwick Institute.
Unparalleled skills training by specialists in palaeography, diplomatic and medieval languages.