Department of History

QS World University Rankings 2021 History Top 100The Department of History covers a wide range of British, European and world history from the early medieval period to the present. Whatever your interest – whether cultural, social, political, economic history – there is someone doing that kind of history in the department.

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Birmingham has recently been recognised as the top university for graduates by leading employers in 2020-21

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Posted 01 October 2021

Zoe Thomas wins Women's History Network's 2021 Book Prize

Dr Zoe Thomas, Senior Lecturer in the History of 19th Century Britain and the Wider World at the University of Birmingham, has won the prize for her first book Women Art Workers and the Arts and Crafts Movement.

Posted 28 September 2021

CAHA and CBOMGS Research Seminars Autumn 2021-22

The Department of Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology and the Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies at the University of Birmingham are delighted to announce our autumn research seminar series.

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