An outstanding reputation built upon rich tradition.
Combining internationally acknowledged research excellence with modern, imaginative teaching that enables our students to think for themselves and excel in their own research.
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NSS 2015 rates us top in the Russell Group for student satisfaction
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REF 2014 ranks us third in the UK for our world-leading research
Our commitment to research-led teaching has been a major factor in this outstanding achievement, which highlights our position as one of the top History departments in the country.Our research excellence>