Our History department is the one of the largest, yet friendliest, in Britain.
The Department of History is the one of the largest, yet friendliest, in Britain. We offer an extremely wide variety of topics for you to study, with a host of postgraduate taught and research opportunities. See our BA History offering.
Our department is a warm and welcoming community with a vibrant History Society and Student-Staff Committee.
Our satisfied students
We have 95% overall satisfaction from our students, making us the highest rated History department in London and 16th in the UK (NSS, 2017).
Check out our History Society for the social side of studying with us.
Meet our historians
Hear from members of our academic staff talking about their research, how it informs and influences their teaching, and what it's like to be a member of the History department at Royal Holloway.