French Studies and French (PhD)

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Program Description

The joint PhD program in French Studies and History is designed for students interested in combining a multidisciplinary approach to the study of France and the Francophone world with broad graduate training in European history. Students pursuing the degree may wish to prepare for careers of research and teaching in a history department and/or a French department, with a specialty in French culture and civilization.


All applicants to the Graduate School of Arts and Science (GSAS) are required to submit the general application requirements, which include:

See French Studies for admission requirements and instructions specific to this program.