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  • Qualification

    MLitt - Master of Letters

  • Location

    University of Aberdeen

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date

  • Duration

    32 months

Course summary

This degree is for anyone, anywhere in the world, with a professional or personal interest in Scotland’s history and her people. Flexible and 100% online, you can manage your study hours to suit you.

Gain the skills you need to conduct research in archives and library collections, anywhere in the world. Discover the stories of the men, women and children who left Scotland’s shores for a new life overseas. Learn to work with many sources and grow your analytical skills.

Under the expert guidance of award-winning online tutors, the focus of this Masters can be adapted to you and your own connections to Scotland.

This online Masters is designed and led by experienced researchers and academics from our History and History of Art departments. You’ll learn from academics with world-leading expertise in Scottish emigration.

MLitt Scottish Heritage could help you pursue or advance your career in tourism and other related industries.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
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£ 9,140overall cost

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Aberdeen

  • University League Table


  • Campus address

    University of Aberdeen, Directorate of External Relations, King's College, Aberdeen, Aberdeen, City Of, AB24 3FX, Scotland

One of the top 40 universities in the UK (Complete University Guide).
Student population includes over 130 nationalities, with strong international global networks.
An International Centre provides support to students from application to graduation.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    25th out of 90 4

  • Entry standards

    / Max 213
    172 88%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    50.0 50%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.17 83%



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