We offer a rich and warm postgraduate culture in English and creative writing at the University of Plymouth, based in fellowship and scholarly interaction with the other departments...Read more
This English programme provides you with academic and professional opportunities to develop as an independent, creative and original scholar who is capable of contributing to knowledge and research at...Read more
About the programme
A University of Hertfordshire research degree is an internationally recognised degree signifying high levels of achievement in research. It develops extensive subject expertise and...Read more
The Department of English, Theatre and Creative Writing offers committed, enthusiastic and dynamic research-based teaching, with a constantly evolving curriculum sensitive to developments in contemporary culture. ...Read more
English at Loughborough comprises the disciplines of English, Publishing, Art History and Visual Culture and is based within the School of Social Sciences and Humanities
English at Loughborough...Read more
Our research engages with English Language and Linguistics, focusing on written and spoken English language from medieval times to the present day.
Glasgow has a long-established, international...Read more
We offer MRes, MPhil and PhD degrees in English.
You can study an MPhil or an MRes over the course of one year or a PhD over three years.
You can study whichever option youd...Read more
Why choose this course
We’re at the forefront of new knowledge in fields including literature, translation, language, linguistics, creative writing, and film studies. With a strong focus on research...Read more
The programme prepares students for a career in higher education, as well as in publishing, arts administration, media research, and a range of related careers. The PhD is awarded for a dissertation of...Read more
PhD Postgraduate research in English Language and Literature
Why choose this course?
The School of Humanities offers a vibrant environment for MPhil/PhD students, who will have the opportunity to work with enthusiastic, experienced and internationally renowned members of staff. ...Read more
Based within our Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, our research programme in English Language has a long-established tradition of research in Linguistics, both theoretical and pedagogical. ...Read more
The main aims of the programme are: the creation and interpretation of new knowledge through original research or other advanced scholarship, or of a quality to satisfy peer review, extend the forefront...Read more
English Language and Applied Linguistics PhD/MA by Research
This course provides opportunity to carry out your research with one of the UK’s leading English Language departments, renowned for our expertise in Corpus Research, Cognitive Linguistics and Psycholinguistics,...Read more
Course summaryIn the 2014 REF, 94% of our research was rated as being at least of international quality, ranking us among the best of new university English departments. This degree is hosted in the Faculty...Read more
The PhD English programme provides you with academic and professional opportunities to develop as an independent, creative and original scholar who is capable of contributing to knowledge and research...Read more
English Literature PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)
By pursuing research in English Literature at Birmingham, you will be joining a vibrant and dynamic research community thanks to the Department’s diverse research interests and approaches. ...Read more
PhD English Language and Applied Linguistics (Distance Learning)
The standard programme requires a traditional 80,000-word thesis. The work is examined at the end of the programme, as with other PhD programmes. Students identify and refine a thesis topic and research...Read more
We offer supervision for our PhD English Language Teaching in a wide range of areas, including: vocabulary teaching, teaching reading and literacy development, writing pedagogy and academic writing, corpus-based...Read more
Centre for Victorian Studies (CVS)
The CVS covers all areas of Victorian Britain and the Empire: culture (high Victorian and fin de siecle literature, gender, and sexuality);...Read more