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

October 2016

Tuesday 4th Arts Two Lecture Theatre, Arts Two Building, QMUL
Wednesday 19th Great Hall, People's Palace


Dr Erik Mathisen writes for the Conversation

Monday September 26th

Dr Erik Mathisen writes for the Conversation about the new film 'The Free State of Jones' and the problem of the Civil War in American filmmaking.

Professor Miri Rubin presents at L'Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Science Sociales

Thursday September 22nd

Professor Miri Rubin joined historians Jacques Revel and Eteinne Anheim of the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales at the Centre Pompidou. The event was to discuss legacy of Jacques Le Goff and to celebrate the publication of the book “Une autre histoire Jacques Le Goff (1924-2014)”. 

Professor Gareth Stedman Jones on BBC Radio London

Wednesday September 21st

Professor Gareth Stedman Jones appeared on the Robert Elms show on BBC Radio London to discuss his new book ‘Karl Marx: Greatness and Illusion’. (The interview starts at around 1:39:00)