MScR - A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in a related subject.
PhD - A UK 2:1 honours degree and a masters degree, or their international equivalents, in a related subject.
Months of entry
Our area of study is the languages, literatures and cultures of the Celtic and Gaelic peoples, from Iron Age Europe to the present.
As a postgraduate research student, you will benefit not only from our highly regarded academic staff and impressive collection of research resources but also from our commitment to enhancing your research skills through a mandatory comprehensive training programme.
Our field of research spans a number of disciplines. Recent work has encompassed archaeology, divinity, education and linguistics, with thesis topics including Gaelic oral literature and Celtic history.
Our research interests include:
- Scottish, Irish and Welsh Celtic literature and literary tradition in the Medieval and modern periods
- the Gaelic languages and dialects
- Celtic sociolinguistics and language policy.
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Graduate School Administrator
- +44 (0) 131 650 4114