Research course


University of Warwick · Department of English and Comparative Literary Studies

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Entry requirements

Master’s degree or equivalent in a subject related to your proposed project, with a grade of at least 65 or equivalent.

Months of entry

September, October

Course content

Areas for PhD supervision:

Alternative Lifeworld Fictions; American Literature and Culture; Critical Theory; Ecocriticism; Eighteenth-Century Studies; Feminist and Gender Theory; Literature and Medicine; Literature and Psychoanalysis; Literature and Religion; Medieval and Early Modern Studies; Modern and Contemporary Literature; Modernism; Poetry and Poetics; Postcolonial and World Literary Studies; Romanticism; Shakespeare, Drama and Performance; Literary Translation; Translation Studies; Victorian Literature and Culture; World Literary Systems.

Information for international students

English Language requirement: Band C. For more guidance on English language requirements please visit this page.

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,347 (full-time)
International students
£17,900 (full-time)

For more information on funding please visit our Postgraduate fees and funding page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MPhil/PhD
    full time
    36-48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    36-84 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)24 7652 4585