- Early modern history
- Maritime and naval British military history
- British social, cultural and political history
- Art history
- 20th-century political history of the USA
- Modern Japanese history
Select an area of research you're interested inExplore the research specialisms listed and select one that ignites your interest. Learn more about the history team members who will be supervising your research in this area.
Postgraduate Research Coordinators
If you are thinking about becoming a postgraduate researcher at the University of Plymouth, you are welcome to contact the Postgraduate Research Coordinators in your field of interest.
They will discuss potential supervisors with you and answer any questions you might have about embarking on a research degree in their research area.
How to apply for a research degree
Do you need more information about admissions requirements?
We offer a wide variety of degrees, including ResM research degrees, Professional Doctorates and MPhil and PhD doctorate opportunities.