History at Warwick
Studying past times for insight into today
At Warwick, History is a powerful tool for radical change and transformation. We're proud to be a department that looks outward, considering our work's relevance to modern societies, people and culture. Our exceptional academics are renowned inside and outside of academia. With a reputation for innovation, breaking with tradition, and creativity, our research has a profound impact.
See any of these case studies for more details on how History at Warwick is changing our world.
Discover the positive difference we make to the world by putting our research into practice
How forgotten archives are revolutionising our understanding of this pest
Mental health care and the treatment of Irish migrants in Victorian Lancashire
Female political activism during the 19th century
Archiving a British institution
Telling the whole story of gems and jewels in early modern Europe
People of African descent in the British Army, 1795-1914
Connecting history and policy
Prisoners' wellbeing and medical care