Research course

Chinese

Institution
University of Edinburgh · School of Literature, Languages and Cultures
Qualifications
PhDMSc by research

Entry requirements

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

January, September

Course content

Scotland’s engagement with China is set to become even stronger, particularly in light of Scotland’s China Strategy. Given this, and the international standing of our Scottish Centre for Chinese Studies, researching this field from the Scottish capital makes perfect sense.

Our internationally respected academic staff, excellent facilities and academic, professional and cultural links with the Chinese community and Chinese organisations reinforce the world-leading nature of our research, and the prestige of our postgraduate opportunities.

Our research options centre on the interests of our Chinese members of staff, which include modern culture, both classical and modern literature, media and film, ancient philosophy and religion, and modern Chinese politics.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

MSc by research

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Graduate School Administrator
Email
llc.pgadmissions@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 131 650 4114