Our flexible courses enable you to learn from leading academics in the field, in a vibrant and friendly environment. With experts in a wide range of topics, you will always be able to find modules that pique your curiosity and quench your thirst for knowledge.

The expertise of our staff is highlighted by our strong publication record and reputation for research of outstanding quality, our work editing leading academic journals and our recent grant successes. 85% of our research has been designated internationally excellent or world-leading.

History at Leicester is part of the School of History, Politics and International Relations.

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"The wide variety of module choices has allowed me to develop my interest in specific areas of history, including urban history."