Entry requirements

Good first or second degree or appropriate professional experience.

Months of entry


Course content

Focus is on the investigation of literature in its social, historical and cultural contexts. Teaching and research both informed by lively research-active staff who place particular emphasis on the relation between literary texts and moments of cultural diversity and change. A range of theoretical perspectives is accommodated. Projects commence in October but can be flexible - contact us for details.

Department specialisms

Gender and Writing; Literature and Politics; Post-colonial Writing and Popular Narratives; Women's Writing; 20th-Century Poetry and Poets; Post-Colonial Literature; Text and Context; Popular Culture; Contemporary Irish Literature.

Fees and funding

For up-to-date information please check our https://www.brunel.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-fees-and-funding/funding

Qualification and course duration


part time
48 months
full time
36 months


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Nick Hubble
01895 274000