New Researchers Conference

Research degree students and independent scholars are warmly encouraged to share their work at our annual New Researchers Conference.

Student and Research Prizes

Are you a student working on maritime history? Apply for our Undergraduate and Postgraduate prizes.


For those who wish to expand their study of maritime history there are many universities in Britain offering degrees in the subject. Several have specific maritime history research centres. These centres offer specialised courses from Undergraduate Degrees to Masters courses and Doctorates in maritime and naval history, and increasingly there are opportunities to study via distance learning.

Courses range from maritime archaeology to maritime history and you will find many at which show a range of postgraduate courses.

Among the BMCH trustees are representatives from the main academic maritime research centres in Britain.

Listed in this section are dedicated Research Centres that specialise in Maritime and Naval history.