Welcome to the School of History at QMUL

Welcome to the School of History at Queen Mary, London’s only campus university. We are one of the largest, friendliest and most distinguished history departments in the country.

Whether you are looking to study history as an undergraduate, a postgraduate or to find out about our staff and their research we hope you will find what you are looking for here.

Professor Julian Jackson, Head of School.


Upcoming events

April 2017

Thursday 27th Hitchcock Cinema, Arts One Building, QMUL

May 2017

Tuesday 23rd Peston Lecture Theatre, Graduate Centre, QMUL


Professor Miri Rubin on BBC Radio 4

Tuesday March 21st

Professor Miri Rubin was a guest on BBC Radio 4’s The Long View. Prof Rubin discussed fake news with Jonathan Freedland, comparing the invention of an accusation of child murder against the Jews of Norwich in the 12th century with the current wave of fake news stories. 

Professor Tilli Tansey elected to Honorary Fellowship of the Royal Society of Medicine

Tuesday March 14th

Professor Tilli Tansey has been elected to Honorary Fellowship of the Royal Society of Medicine. This award is made to ‘persons who have eminently distinguished themselves in the service of medicine and the branches of science allied to it’.

Dr Reuben Loffman writes for The Conversation

Friday March 10th

Dr Reuben Loffman writes about the violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in an article for The Conversation