Research course

Hispanic Studies

Institution
University of Birmingham · Department of Modern Languages
Qualifications
PhDMA by research

Entry requirements

Our requirements for postgraduate research are dependent on the type of programme you are applying for:

  • For MA by Research programmes, entry to our programmes usually requires a good (normally a 2:1 or above) Honours degree, or an equivalent qualification if you were educated outside the UK.
  • Applicants for a PhD will also need to hold a Masters qualification at Merit level or above (or its international equivalent).

Any academic and professional qualifications or relevant professional experience you may have are normally taken into account, and in some cases, form an integral part of the entrance requirements.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

We offer promising candidates the opportunity to carry out research in a vibrant and diverse postgraduate community.

Research activity in Hispanic Studies spans medieval to modern, embracing the history, literatures and cultures of Spain,Catalonia, the Hispanic Caribbean, Spanish America, Portugal and Brazil. It also encompasses the disciplines of Linguistics,Translation Studies and Cinema.

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
Professor Frank Lough
Email
f.lough@bham.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)121 414 6034