UBC’s Department of History offers two graduate degree programs: a Master of Arts (MA) and a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD).
Working closely with faculty supervisors, our graduate students engage with cutting-edge scholarship and produce their own path-breaking research.
UBC History faculty Dr. Glen Peterson and Dr. Bill French retire after 30 and 33 years of service to the Department, respectively. Learn about their contributions in this editorial.
UBC History PhD candidate Nicole Yakashiro and MA student Bailey Irene Midori Hoy expand the field of Japanese Canadian and Asian Canadian history with new perspectives on the past, thanks to the support from the Japanese Canadian Students of 1942 Fund.
Prospective applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements and follow the application procedures.
Make informed and thoughtful decisions about your academic path with the help of our history graduate advisor.
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