Research course

Translation Studies (English Language) (on-campus or by distance learning)

Institution
University of Birmingham · Centre for European Languages and Cultures
Qualifications
PhDMA by research

Entry requirements

http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/students/courses/postgraduate/research/english/translation-studies.aspx#CourseDetailsTab

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

This PhD in the Department of English offers promising candidates the opportunity to carry out research in the field of Translation Studies. Research strengths include: literary translation and reception; translational stylistics; adaptation; gender and translation and corpus-based translation studies.

The PhD - the most advanced research degree - leads to a dissertation of up to 80,000 words on a subject of your choice and under the expert supervision of an academic member of staff. You can study for a PhD on campus or by distance learning.

The MA by Research programme requires you to prepare a thesis of up to 40,000 words on a topic of your choice, for which an academic staff member will provide expert supervision.

Explore postgraduate study at Birmingham at one of our on-campus open days (Friday 4 March 2016). Register to attend at: www.birmingham.ac.uk/pgopendays

If you can’t make it to one of our on-campus open days, our virtual open days run regularly throughout the year. For more information, please visit: www.pg.bham.ac.uk

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,121 FT - £2,061 PT
International students
£13,680 FT - £6,840 PT ( PhD DL only)

Please visit:

www.birmingham.ac.uk/pgfunding

Qualification and course duration

PhD

distance learning
36-72 months
part time
72 months
full time
36 months

MA by research

part time
24 months
full time
12 months
distance learning
12-24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate enquiry service
Email
postgraduate@contacts.bham.ac.uk
Phone
0121 414 5005