The Centre for Renaissance and Early Modern Studies is a flourishing interdisciplinary community devoted to the study of the long 16th and 17th centuries.
Staff from eight university departments come together to make The Centre for Renaissance and Early Modern Studies the largest centre of its kind in the UK, and allows you a truly interdisciplinary experience.
Our taught Masters courses
Or, choose another course.
Our research degrees
We also offer the following research degrees:
Why study Renaissance and Early Modern Studies at York
Our Humanities Research Centre provides a vibrant hub for interdisciplinary research and postgraduate life.
Unrivalled resources on your doorstep
You'll have access to the largest cathedral library in the UK, and the largest Records Office outside London.
14th in the UK
according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2023