Research course

Modern Languages and Cultures

Institution
Durham University · School of Modern Languages and Cultures
Qualifications
PhDMA by research

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for the MA include a good BA or equivalent in a discipline appropriate to the programme; entry requirements for the PhD include an MA or equivalent in a discipline appropriate to the programme.

Months of entry

October

Course content

The MA is assessed by a 50,000 word thesis and, upon completion, students may progress to a PhD. The PhD is assessed by a 100,000 word thesis.

Department specialisms

Early Modern Literature, Ideas and Culture; 19th- and 20th-century Literature and Culture

Information for international students

English language requirements include an IELTS of 7.0 with no element below 6.5..

Fees and funding

University Doctoral Studentships and Faculty MA Scholarships; AHRC awards under the Block Grant Partnership (for UK and EU students); Barker Scholarships; Departmental funding for training and research activities.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

MA by research

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Modern Languages and Cultures
Email
lucia.luck@durham.ac.uk