Postgraduate funding for History

Discover postgraduate funding opportunities in the Department of History

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Fee waiver for MA and MRes programmes


The award waives the Home fee amount for the following programmes: MA HistoryMA Queer HistoryMA Black British HistoryMRes History 

Please note that it is still possible to apply if you're an international or EU applicant.

Number available

Limited number available each year.

Year of entry 

The availability of fee waivers for 2021-2022 is still to be confirmed.

Eligibility criteria

You should meet the following criteria:

Please note that the fee waivers are awarded based on merit. The fee waiver cannot be deferred. 

Application deadline

15 June 2021 - The availability of fee waivers for 2021-2022 is still to be confirmed.

How to apply 

An expression of interest using the History MA and MRes bursary application form 2020-21 should be submitted with the rest of your application. Further information will be sent to applicants ahead of the application deadline above.

Successful applicants will be notified by early July.

Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) funding

Goldsmiths is part of the CHASE AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership, which funds up to 56 doctoral studentships per year. 

If you're thinking about carrying out a research degree in the arts and humanities, you could be eligible to apply for a studentship covering fees, a maintenance allowance and research training. CHASE funding is available for degrees in this department.

To be considered, you need to have applied for a relevant research programme at Goldsmiths by the deadline set out here.

To find more about the funding and how to apply please visit our Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) funding page.