The program draws upon the rich resources of various departments, libraries, and museums at Yale. Graduate students who are admitted into the program pursue the Ph.D. degree jointly with one of eight departments: 

ClassicsComparative LiteratureEnglishFrenchHistoryHistory of ArtItalianMusic, or Spanish and Portuguese

Yale University’s doctoral program in Early Modern Studies offers a combined Ph.D. degree with a second department and integrates concentration in that department with interdisciplinary study of the broader range of culture in the early modern period. For more information, please visit the Graduate Studies page.

If you have any questions, please contact the program chair: ayesha.ramachandran@yale.edu