Research course

Hispanic Studies

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

Entry requirements

All applicants must meet our general entry and language requirements.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Hispanic Studies division was rated 5A in the most recent Research Assessment Exercise.

Supervision is provided in the major areas of Spanish, Spanish American and Portuguese literary and cultural studies. Members of staff have research interests in the following fields: Medieval: modern literary theory as applied to medieval texts; mythology and fantasy; oral literature; questions of transmission and textual criticism; Golden Age: Cervantes and the development of fiction; political and social thought; theatre; European Baroque culture; Modern Peninsular: Generation of 98; modern and contemporary fiction; narrative forms; Spanish American and Brazilian: Argentinian culture; women writers; gender, sexuality and representation; and theory.

Information for international students

http://www.ed.ac.uk/studying/international

Fees and funding

Scholarship for 1 Scottish female student; SAAS, AHRC, University/College
http://www.scholarships.ed.ac.uk/

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

MPhil

full time
24 months
part time
48 months

MSc by research

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Adviser
Email
Hispanic.Studies@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)131 651 1455