Research course

German Studies

University of Warwick · Department of German Studies

Entry requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) and preferably a Master's in a related subject

German Studies; Programme of Doctoral Studies in European Cinema

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
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


part time
84 months
full time
36-48 months


part time
84 months
full time
36-48 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)24 7652 4585