Research course

English Literature

Institution
Aberystwyth University · Department of English Literature
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

A minimum of at least an upper 2nd class honours degree is required to be considered for a place to study for a PhD or MPhil.

Months of entry

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, September, November, December

Course content

A lively, eclectic medium-sized department with excellent research facilities including the National Library of Wales which is adjacent to the campus.

Department specialisms

American Literature; 18th-Century Studies; 19th-Century Fiction; 20th-Century Fiction and Poetry; Renaissance Studies; Gender Studies; Medieval Women's Writing; Spenser; Literature and National Identity; Welsh Women's Writing; Creative Writing.

Information for international students

Please see www.aber.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Please see www.aber.ac.uk/en/postgrad/funding-fees & http://www.aber.ac.uk/en/postgrad/funding-fees/calculator/
The Department will award a number of studentships. The awards, covering fees, are open to postgraduate applicants in all areas of literary studies and creative writing. There is no separate application form. Applicants must apply for the standard way. further details: Julie Roberts, jxr@aber.ac.uk

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
60 months

Course contact details

Name
Julie Roberts
Email
jxr@aber.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1970 621946
Fax
+44 (0)1970 622530