Research course

Spanish, Portuguese & Latin American Studies Research

King's College London · Department of Spanish and Spanish American Studies

Entry requirements

Normally a Masters qualification or equivalent in a relevant subject/disciplinary area.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The Department offers a wide range of opportunities for specialist and cross-disciplinary supervision, from the medieval period to the present day, in literature, history, cultural studies, film, drama and music. Our commitment to all areas of Spain, Portugal, Brazil, Latin America and Lusophone Africa combined with the wide-ranging teaching and research interests of the staff, means that we are able to offer an unrivalled variety of supervision topics for postgraduate study.

Department specialisms

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Information for international students

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Fees and funding

Spanish Department Marjorie von Schlippenbach graduate bursaries, Calouste Gulbenkian and Espirito Santo PhD studentships; AHRC; Graduate School and School of Arts & Humanities scholarships and bursaries; self-funded.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months
part time
84-96 months


full time
24 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
+44 (0) 20 7848 2736
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200