Centre for the Study of Modern and Contemporary History

The Centre for the Study of Modern and Contemporary History

The Centre for the Study of Modern and Contemporary History is the University of Edinburgh's leading centre for research into the history of the modern world.

Discover the Centre's history and mission statement

Information about upcoming Centre events

Trading records in Sindhi (1916)

A blog with the latest news about the Centre's activities

Explore the Centre's yearly themes and its range of research activities

A list of affiliated staff and students, as well as details about the Centre steering committee

The Centre is closely associated with the interdisciplinary MSc in Contemporary History

Apply to be part of the Centre as a visiting fellow, postdoctoral researcher or visiting postgraduate student