Research course

Centre for Editing Lives and Letters

Institution
UCL - University College London · English Language and Literature
Qualifications
MPhilPhD

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Research focuses on making archives matter, concentrating on the years 1500 to 1800.

CELL marries the rigorous standards of traditional scholarship with the new possibilities opened up by transformations in communication and information technologies. Students will be encouraged to work with archival material in new and innovative ways; exploring, collaborating and developing skills across a variety of disciplines. CELL is a small research centre, with an active day-to-day life, and students can expect focused support and real interest in their work.

Department specialisms

Early Modern and Renaissance History Early Modern Marginalia History of Medicine History of the Book Intellectual History Literature and Science in the 16th and 17th Centuries Post-medieval Bibliography and Paleography The Literature of the Elizabethan and Jacobean Courts Shakespeare Studies Women Writers of the 16th and 17th Centuries

Information for international students

Please see: www.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/international-students

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,635 (FT) £2,315 (PT)
International students
£16,690 (FT) £8,500 (PT)

Funding opportunities available for students is provided by the UCL Graduate School.
See: www.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/scholarships

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
36 months

PhD

full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Matthew Symonds
Email
m.symonds@ucl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7679 2784