You should hold or expect to achieve a minimum of an upper second class honours degree (2:1), or equivalent, in a related subject or hold relevant work experience. Applicants are encouraged to contact the Department informally to discuss their proposals.
English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.
Months of entry
January, October, July, April
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The Research Institute for Arts and Humanities (RIAH) brings together academics, postgraduates and visiting national and international scholars to create a rich and vibrant research environment geared to international excellence and impact.
Supporting areas of research strength, RIAH comprises the Richard Burton Centre for the Study of Wales, a 'flagship' University level research centre, as well as the Graduate Centre for Arts and Humanities, a range of Research Groups and a growing number of externally funded Research Projects.
Information for international students
Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
MA by research
Course contact details
- College of Arts and Humanities
- +44 (0)1792 295190