16 Mar 2020

Note that the closing date for AHSS Scholarships and Fee Waiver Applications has been extended to Wednesday 15 April.

16 Mar 2020

Unfortunately for the safety of our AHSS Postgraduates, we have decided to cancel the Annual AHSS Postgraduate Research Conference which was scheduled to be held on Wednesday 29 April 2020. As an alternative, we are going to run an online Research Poster display. To enter please submit a poster proposal abstract of 300 words. Deadline for proposals: 5pm, Monday 30 March 2020

09 Mar 2020

Congratulations to Dr Alistair Malcolm on his recent election as Fellow to the Royal Historical Society. This body is the pre-eminent professional society of historians internationally and election to it is a recognition of an individual's contribution to furthering knowledge in their particular field of research.

05 Mar 2020

On 25 February Stephen Griffin PhD history research student presented at an international symposium at the Institute for Advanced Studies at University College London called: 'Beloved enemy: the United Kingdom and Spain in the 18th century'. His paper was entitled 'The Duke of Liria's nose: Anglo-Spanish interactions in Vienna, 1731-1732'.  

27 Feb 2020

Information on the AHSS Scholarships and Fee Waiver Opportunities for new and prospective postgraduate students can be found at