Welcome to the Global Medieval Studies Program

Global Medieval Studies is an interdisciplinary program of study connecting faculty members from over 15 departments at Georgetown and spanning Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. Students gain a rich, global understanding of the medieval world, giving them a unique edge at Georgetown and beyond.

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Digital Suggestion Box

The Global Medieval Studies Program welcomes input from the Georgetown community. Please suggest future speakers and events with our digital submission box (new window).


Spring 2021 Course List Now Available!

The list of spring classes cross-listed with MVST is now available! Check out the courses we’re offering next semester.


Apply to Major or Minor in Global Medieval Studies

Only six courses are required to minor in Global Medieval Studies! Click here to learn more about our major and minor. Applications are due by December 2nd.


Premodern Worlds: A History Through Objects

Check out our most recent project, “Premodern Worlds: A History Through Objects” — a podcast series and website produced by students in a MVST fall seminar.

Hear from Global Georgetown on the ways the Global Medieval Studies Program is reorienting the world.