Research course

English Literature

Institution
Canterbury Christ Church University · Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Qualifications
MA by researchMPhilPhD

Entry requirements

The minimal qualification for PhD applicants is: a good bachelor's degree in a relevant subject, an excellent research proposal. However, a Master's degree is often preferred as evidence of some experience in research. Holders of other qualifications are welcome to apply.

MPhil /PhD and MA by Research

Months of entry

January, October

Course content

See

http://www.canterbury.ac.uk/StudyHere/Postgraduate/PostgraduateResearch/HowToApply.aspx

Department specialisms

MPhil/PhD research in English Literature is supervised within the Department of English and Language Studies. The Department offers supervision across a wide range of areas with particular strengths in Medieval, Early Modern, Eighteenth-Century, Victorian, and Modern, and Contemporary Literature and in Childhood in Literature and Crime Fiction. http://www.canterbury.ac.uk/arts-humanities/english-language-studies/Research/Home.aspx

Information for international students

Canterbury Christ Church University welcomes applications from international Students. http://www.canterbury.ac.uk/StudyHere/International/Home.aspx

Fees and funding

Canterbury Christ Church University Graduate School holds an annual MPhil/PhD scholarship competition. Details can be found here:

http://www.canterbury.ac.uk/study-here/postgraduate-research/funding-for-research-degrees.aspx

Qualification and course duration

MA by research

block mode
NA months
distance learning
24 months
full time
12 months
part time
24 months

MPhil

block mode
NA months
full time
24 months
distance learning
63 months
part time
63 months

PhD

block mode
NA months
distance learning
60 months
part time
60 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Graduate School/Dr Carolyn Oulton
Email
graduateschool@canterbury.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1227 782701