This MSc programme explores Scotland’s past across a broad chronological period – from the early medieval period to post-Union, through to Scottish diaspora and contemporary developments, whilst also comparing Scotland’s position in a global context.
This programme offers you the opportunity to study Scottish History over a very wide ranging period, starting from the early medieval era, through to contemporary developments.
The taught MSc in Scottish History offers you the opportunity to study history at an advanced level through taught courses and independent research.
Edinburgh offers an unparalleled combination of resources and expertise for the study of the Scottish past.
Our postgraduate community is international, making the School the ideal environment for you to share ideas, collaborate on research, gain new perspectives and meet like-minded individuals.
Find out about the admission criteria and required qualifications for the MSc in Scottish History.
You will need to complete an online application which includes supplying a degree certificate, transcripts, references and other supporting documents.
Fees and costs
Find out how much your programme of study will cost, search for funding opportunities and find out about our Graduate Discount Scheme.
Find out what you can do with a masters in Scottish History.
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