Postgraduate study in War Studies

Our postgraduate programmes in War Studies are unique as they offer you the chance to study in depth about the First World War, military history, the history of air power or the history of warfare.

Postgraduates working in the ERI building

We provide you with an opportunity to explore compelling and controversial areas within a rich and diverse environment. Our academics are all experts in their field which include military history and social and cultural history, so you will benefit from their professional knowledge.


British First World War Studies MA

The First World War, or Great War, has been described as ‘the seminal event of the twentieth century.'

In Britain the war is often regarded as the worst event in our history. The dominant perception is still captured by A.J.P.Taylor’s [more...]

History of Warfare MA

This distinctive full-time MA programme provides you with an opportunity to study the history and historiography of warfare from a multi-disciplinary and multi-period perspective.

A thorough grounding is provided in research methods and in the [more...]

Military History MA by distance learning

Are you interested in exploring military history? Do you want to study a whole series of different aspects of war?

For example the military history of what happened, the command and how this developed over the period and the ethics of war?  

O [more...]