2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject.
Months of entry
The Department has a lively community of postgraduate research students contributing to the research in the Department.
There are two options offered for the MA by research:
- Route A: Candidates research and write a 40,000 word dissertation
- Route B: Linguistic training, two 5,000-word essays and a 25,000-word dissertation
In both cases the thesis must show evidence of originality in knowledge and interpretation.
Information for international students
For guidance on English language requirements, please visit our website.
Fees and funding
There are several funding opportunities available for students applying for this course. These include external awards, wider University awards and departmental scholarships. Details can be found here: Funding
Qualification and course duration
MA by research
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions
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