Research course

Hispanic and Latin American Studies

University of Nottingham · Hispanic and Latin American Studies

Entry requirements

2:1 (or international equivalent) in an arts, humanities or social science subject. For PhD-level study, we would usually expect you to hold, or be working towards, a masters degree in a relevant subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Could your dedication to Hispanic language and history influence the way their culture is recognised today? Follow your intercultural research interests to a deeper level in a department ranked 5th for research power in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014.

We offer PhD supervision in a wide range of disciplines within the area of Hispanic and Latin American Studies. Our specialisms include (but are not limited to):

  • Literature and culture in Spain and Spanish America from the 16th century to the present day
  • History of Latin America (especially Cuba)
  • Intellectual history of Spain and Latin America
  • Visual culture of Spain and Spanish America (cinema and painting)

Our department has significant links with:

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0)115 951 5151