Research course

German

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

Entry requirements

Applicants should supply a sample of written work of about 3,000 words. All applicants must meet our general entry and language requirements.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The German section at Edinburgh was awarded a 5* in the recent Research Assessment Exercise.

Research areas include:

  • German and Austrian literature from the medieval period to the present day;
  • Cultural and political studies and literary theory;
  • Identity Studies;
  • Gender Studies;
  • Theatre and Drama.

The Centre for Austrian Studies, Research group: German Prison Writing.

Fees and funding

British Academy, SAAS, faculty studentships.

Visit Scholarships and Student Funding Services at www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/student-funding/

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
24 months
part time
48 months

MSc by research

part time
24-36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Adviser
Email
LLC.Postgrad@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 131 650 3054