The School of History and Cultures offers a unique range of postgraduate research opportunities. It builds on the strengths of its constituent Departments: History, African Studies and Anthropology, Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology, and the Ironbridge Institute for Cultural Heritage.
The School environment provides the opportunity to take advantage of new opportunities and directions in historical and cultural research and teaching. Each Department has top class research and teaching scores, supported by staff who are renowned in their fields.
As a doctoral researcher in the School, you will be part of the Birmingham Research Institute for History and Cultures (BRIHC). BRIHC aims to bring the School’s world class research to the widest possible audiences and provide researchers with opportunities to develop their careers and strengthen their research.