Research course

English

Institution
University of York · Department of English and Related Literature
Qualifications
MPhilPhD

Entry requirements

For doctoral research, we would generally expect you to have completed an MA in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

January, October, April

Course content

Applicants will receive training in research methods and skills appropriate to the stage they have reached and the nature of their work. This includes:

  • guidance on planning and writing your thesis
  • using bibliographic and archival resources (both electronic and printed)
  • handling research data
  • making conference presentations
  • preparting and submitting material for publication
  • applying for jobs

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
24 months
part time
48 months

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

Course contact details

Name
Graduate Admissions
Email
engl13@york.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1904 323369