Taught course

Comparative Literature

Institution
University of Glasgow · School of Modern Languages and Cultures
Qualifications
MLitt

Entry requirements

Candidates should normally have a good Honours degree (2.1 or better) or equivalent in a Modern Foreign Language or cognate discipline (such as English Literature or Philosophy).

Recommended:

Fluency in one modern foreign language taught in the School and reading knowledge or better in another.

It is highly recommended that you come with a strong background in literary or cultural theory, so that you are equipped to read and understand the assigned texts.

To apply, you are required to submit:

  • a personal statement of around 500 words explaining why you want to undertake the Mlitt in Comparative Literature at Glasgow
  • an academic transcript
  • references
  • Evidence of your English Language ability (if your first language is not English)

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Masters in Comparative Literature offers interdisciplinary study across linguistic cultures as well as academic fields. Benefitting from a strong and diverse School of Modern Languages and Cultures, you will be able to take courses in the comparative study of literatures, film, visual arts, or societies of two or more language areas OR across two or more disciplines. The high degree of flexibility means that you are able to design a unique programme of study suited to your interests.

Information for international students

Please see the English language requirements.

Fees and funding

UK students
Full time £7,650
International students
Full time: EU £7,650 Non EU £16,650

Please see the Scholarships and funding page.

Qualification and course duration

MLitt

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Laura Martin
Email
Laura.Martin@Glasgow.ac.uk