Research course

German Studies

University of Warwick · Department of German Studies
MA by research

Entry requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Research interests

Most areas from the 18th-century Enlightenment to the present day, with notable areas of expertise in:

  • German Classicism and Romanticism;
  • Orientalism in German Culture from 1800 to the Present;
  • German Diasporic Cultures and Literatures;
  • Nationalism and Anti-Semitism;
  • Weimar Cultures;
  • Contemporary German History;
  • GDR History;
  • Gender, Terrorism and Prison Writing;
  • Post-War German Literature and Culture;
  • German Memory Cultures;
  • Temporality and Deceleration in Contemporary German Culture;
  • Critical Theory.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

UK students
£4,191 (estimated)
International students

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:

Qualification and course duration

MA by research

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
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