History

REF 2014

  • Northumbria has been ranked in the UK top 20 for the quality of its History research publications.

  • More than three quarters of Northumbria’s History research outputs are rated as being world leading or internationally excellent, placing us in the upper quartile for History research in the UK. 

Research in this area spans 600 years and several continents with an emphasis on transnational analysis, covering such topics as modern British and Irish history, the history of social and political activism, medieval and early modern Europe and US history. 

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Living in the 21st Century, the world is getting smaller and becoming more connected every day. At Northumbria University we recognise and respond to this fast paced, dynamic world and are operating on a global scale more than ever before.