Research course

German

Institution
Royal Holloway, University of London · Modern Languages School
Qualifications
PhDMPhilMA by research

Entry requirements

A good first degree (at least upper second or equivalent) in the relevant language (or a combination including that language as a major subject) is the normal minimum prerequisite. Masters degree an advantage.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The department is actively engaged in a wide range of research within German history and literature. Supervision is offered for research degrees by thesis. The college library has superb holdings and support facilities.

Department specialisms

Post-1945 Literature; Medieval Studies; Women's Writing; 18th-Century Literature; Lyric Poetry; 19th-Century Literature; Nazi Period; 20th-Century Literature; Comparative Literature

Fees and funding

British Academy, college postgraduate studentships, ORS awards scheme, DAAD scholarships.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
24 months

MA by research

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Ann Hobbs/Dr Jon Hughes
Email
a.hobbs@rhul.ac.uk
Phone
01784 443201
Fax
01784 470180