Centre for Medieval & Renaissance Studies

Taught programmes

Centre staff teach on several related Masters programmes across the University.

MSc in Medieval Literature and Cultures

This flexible programme engages widely with the historical and cultural contexts in which medieval literature flourished.

MSc in Medieval History

Medieval History is concerned broadly with all aspects of European history between about 400 and 1500 A.D.

MSc in Renaissance and Early Modern Studies

This innovative interdisciplinary masters programme takes advantage of the wealth of Renaissance and Early Modern collections in Edinburgh.

MSc in Late Antique, Islamic and Byzantine Studies

This new programme builds upon the University of Edinburgh’s reputation as a hub for the study of the Late Antique, Islamic and Byzantine worlds.