Research course

Performing Arts

University of Lincoln · Lincoln School of Performing Arts

Entry requirements

Typical requirements include a good undergraduate degree (2.1 or First) and an MA degree

Months of entry

October, September

Course content

While studying for an MPhil or PhD, you will undertake independent research in an area of your choice, supervised and supported by a team of experienced academics. You will have access to a range of training opportunities provided by the University to develop your research skills.

Example research areas include theatre and consciousness, adaptation, translation and dramaturgy, musical theatre, intercultural theatre, modern European avant garde, Indian theatre, gender and performance, German theatre, playwriting, Shakespeare’s theatre, directing, dance and technology, 20th Century British theatre, contemporary experimental performance, practice as research, embodiment and postcolonial theatre.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

UK students
International students

As a University of Lincoln postgraduate student, you may be eligible to apply for one of our generous scholarship packages. For more information about postgraduate funding and scholarships, please visit our website.

Qualification and course duration


part time
60 months
full time
36 months


part time
60 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Dr Catherine Burge
01522 886644