Taught course

Creative Writing

Institution
University of Birmingham · Department of English Literature and Creative Writing
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

We ask for a 2:1 Honours degree, or equivalent, preferably in English and/or Creative Writing, but other disciplines will be considered. Applicants should also have considerable experience of writing creatively.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Define and refine your discipline at Birmingham: short fiction, the novel, poetry, scripts.

If you are a graduate with considerable experience in writing creatively and wish to proceed to a career or further study in this area, then our innovative MA in Creative Writing is for you.

The programme will allow you to develop your own work, your own voice and your own ideas with dedicated workshop time and opportunities to give and receive feedback to and from your peers. You will also benefit from professional skills training to prepare you for entering the writing industry, with insights from industry professional such as editors and publishers.

You will learn among a community of writers and scholars, taking a series of structured modules across the discipline.

Fees and funding

UK students
£9,250 FT - £4,625 PT
International students
£17,910 FT - £8,955 PT

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Dan Vyleta
Email
d.m.vyleta@bham.ac.uk