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Welcome to our current student pages for MA degrees.

Your first point of contact in the Department of History is Beky Hasnip, the Postgraduate Support Manager, located in Room 1.13 in Jessop West. The department office is open every day from 10.00-12.30pm and from 1.30-4.00pm and bookable appointments are available every Tuesday during term-time - book a slot. Beky Hasnip may also be telephoned on 0114 22 22552. The general departmental telephone number is 0114 222 2555.

New students - if you need to refer to any of our registration information you'll find it on our registration webpage.

MA programme

Find out about the University's Regulations, your modules and how the MA programme works including learning outcomes, learning hours, attendance and undertaking part-time work during your studies.


Find out about assessment including preparation, submission, feedback and results.

Important dates

Key events and deadlines that you'll need to be aware of throughout the academic year. 

Academic facilities and resources

Find out about key facilities including the library and computing facilities.

Skills development

Whether you want to develop your skills and knowledge in a particular area or just want a bit of support, the University has a range of services to help you make the most out of your degree.

Careers support

Find out how the Department and the University can support your career aims.

What if I'm ill or need some help?

Find out about personal tutors, what to do if you're ill and how we can support you if you experience any difficulties during your studies.

Get involved and have your say

Find out about the departmental research culture and how to get involved in the postgraduate community as well as how to have your say through evaluations and being a student rep.

Contact us

Where to find key contact information and find us on social media.