Research course

Modern Languages

Institution
Newcastle University · School of Modern Languages
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree and normally a good master's degree in a subject related to one of the discipline areas covered by the School of Modern Languages.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The Modern Languages MPhil and PhD are research-based programmes. You can specialise in topics in the languages of: Chinese, French, German, Japanese and Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American studies. Specialism is also possible in translating and interpreting.

The Modern Languages MPhil, PhD is offered through the School of Modern Languages. We offer expert supervision in the following areas:

  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American studies
  • Translating and Interpreting

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Department specialisms

Chinese; French; German; Japanese; Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies; Linguistics, Speech and Communication ; Translating and interpreting; Linguistics

Information for international students

To study this course you need to meet our Band 8 English Language requirements: Direct Entry: IELTS 7.0 overall (with a minimum of 6.5 in all sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.

Fees and funding

See our programme fees and funding web page.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Aisling Hood, Postgraduate Officer, School of Modern Languages
Email
modlang.pgadmin@ncl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 191 208 5867