Statement in Support of Black Lives Matter

Read our statement here.

A pile of history reference books. Research

Our research is at the heart of what we do, informing our teaching and public engagement.


A round-up of published books from our academics:

Our blog

Find out what's going on in the History Department, and visit our "Historians at Bristol" blog.

One of the University's older 2-story buildings with leafy trees outside, and a sign saying it's 13 Woodland Road. About us

Rigorous research underpins everything we do as a department. Read more about us.

A woman smiling in an autumnal woodland. Engaging the public

We involve the public in our research, sharing the results with them in creative ways.

My time in the History Department gave me the skills to succeed, allowed me to choose the right job, and offered me the opportunity to get it. Oh, and it was hugely enjoyable along the way.

Alex (BA and MA History), - now working in TV production
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