Research course

European Languages and Cultures

Lancaster University · European Languages and Cultures

Entry requirements

Usually a masters degree, an undergraduate degree and a viable research proposal.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

We warmly welcome enquiries from appropriately qualified applicants who are keen to register for doctoral research in any of the areas covered by our staff expertise.

You may pursue a topic based entirely within one or several languages, but we are also interested in projects which are comparative or transcultural in the scope of European and Global Studies. It is possible to receive joint supervision by European Languages and Cultures and another department in the university such as English, History, Linguistics, Politics, Philosophy and Religion, or Sociology.

Department specialisms

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 (with no individual element below 5.5) or equivalent.

Fees and funding

Learn more at the fees and funding page.

Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months


full time
36 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0)1524 592661