Research course

Theatre, Film and Television Studies

Aberystwyth University · Department of Theatre, Film and Television Studies

Entry requirements

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

Months of entry

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

Course content

The department is the home of the internationally acclaimed Centre for Performance Research. A feature of research is the integration of practical experience of theatre, film and television production with more traditional aspects of academic study.

Department specialisms

Theatre; Film and Television Studies including Interpretation; Institutional Structures of Broadcasting and Arts; Theory of Directing; Performance Research; Contemporary British Theatre; Intercultural Theatre; Theatre and Consciousness.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

AHRC, Aberystwyth Postgraduate Research Studentships, Aberystwyth International Postgraduate Research Studentships, departmental and externally funded scholarships.
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Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Ceris Medhurst-Jones
+44 (0)1970 622679
+44 (0)1970 622831