Entry requirements

2:1 in a relevant subject or overseas equivalent, or relevant professional qualifications and relevant experience in an associated area.

If you are interested in applying, please visit our how to apply page where you can find general information on the application process and access the online application form.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme is intended to give you scope to explore your area of interest in depth, test out a possible research topic, and learn the skills
of extended scholarly writing. Students write a research dissertation (maximum 40,000 words) which is supervised on a one-to-one basis.

Fees and funding

See https://www.royalholloway.ac.uk/studyhere/postgraduate/feesandfunding/home.aspx

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA by research
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0)1784 414944