History MPhil/PhD

Major code: HMPR

Career prospects

Our programmes are designed to provide students with a wide range of transferable skills. All PhD students are provided with training in careers development, which offer the opportunity to:

  • research their career preparation using a range of online resources, many of which are specifically for postgraduate students
  • engage in further activities to enhance their CV and help their career preparation
  • reflect on the skills gained during their PhD and use this experience in their career planning

Our postgraduate students go into a wide range of professions, including media, public sector management and school teaching, as well as academia. Recent doctoral students hold posts at universities such as London, Nottingham and Manchester.