Edinburgh Centre for Global History

Postgraduate Research Degrees

The Edinburgh Centre for Global History welcomes enquiries from prospective postgraduate research students with interests in global history. 

The School of History, Classics & Archaeology offers MSc by Research and PhD degree programmes, and funding is awarded to outstanding candidates on a competitive basis.  Feel free to contact a member of the Centre to discuss your research ideas.  

MSc by Research in History

PhD in History

ECGH Affiliated Staff

Spotlight: Doctoral Funding Success (2020)

Sam Cheney has received AHRC funding from the Scottish Graduate School for Arts & Humanities for his PhD project 'Sounds Exotic: British Perceptions and Representations of Chinese Musicality, 1793 – 1939', which will be supervised by Dr Stephen McDowall (History) and Dr Elaine Kelly (Music).  Sam will join a cohort of postgraduate researchers working with us under the auspices of the Edinburgh Centre for Global History.  Congratulations, Sam!