• 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

Postgraduate research opportunities

Although you can do research in any of the areas above, you may wish to look at these programmes:

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.

Find out who to contact and how they can help you