Postgraduate We offer both MA by Research and taught MA programmes. You’ll join an inspiring research community which strongly supports interdisciplinary creative practices and practice-led research. Our postgraduate courses also provide an excellent foundation for those seeking to advance their studies with an MA by Research or MPhil/PhD in History, History of Art, Philosophy, Religion and Communication, Media and Culture. Currently 50% of our PhD students have MAs from Oxford Brookes. The history of medicine, the philosophy of action, media identities, pre-Raphaelite art, and religion in the 18th century are just some of our areas of research excellence. You will be joining renowned academics doing inspiring work.