The Department of Historical Studies welcomes your interest in its programmes. We hope you find the information you need as you browse the website. If there are still questions unanswered, please feel free to contact us.
For academic questions relating to the Honours Programme, you are advised to email Associate Professor Sean Field. For academic questions concerning the MA programme, please contact Associate Professor Adam Mendelsohn or Ms Camalita Naicker. For PhD queries, please contact Associate Professor Shamil Jeppie or Dr Mandisa Mbali. For any administrative matter, please contact Mrs Colleen Petersen.
We wish you the best of luck with your application.
Below are our responses to the two most frequently asked questions by the prospective students: What are the career options after doing a major in History or Economic History? And, what funding opportunities are available for students pursuing research in the Department of Historical Studies?