Entry requirements

A good first degree and references; good and relevant research proposal is also required.

Months of entry

January, September, July, April

Course content

Our postgraduate study opportunities here at the University of Leicester School of Modern Languages offer you a chance to grow your understanding of European languages and develop your career in global communication, translation or future research.

We offer cutting-edge facilities and the chance to work with leading theorists and practitioners. Our postgraduate community is at the heart of our research work, and you will discover a great opportunity to get involved in teaching and cultural activities.

In first semester, students follow the Arts Faculty Research Training Course, which covers information technology, study skills and library resources.

Department specialisms

French Language and French Literature; Contemporary French Society; French Cinema; Life-writing and Autobiography; Post-colonial Studies; Gender Studies; Migration Studies.

Fees and funding

Fees and funding information.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months
part time
48 months


full time
24 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Modern Languages
0116 252 2620