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Doctorate Languages

133 degrees at 42 universities in the UK.

Japanese PhD

Japanese PhD

This course aims to make the transition into fully fledged, independent academic researchers. Our doctoral programme is geared towards enabling research students to produce top-quality work that in one...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree

Japanese and Korean Studies PhD

Japanese and Korean Studies PhD

The Department is able to supervise MPhil and PhD degrees by research and thesis in a wide range of cultural and linguistic subjects. Intending research students should not feel constrained to limit their...Read more
(4.1)
  • 36 months Full time degree: £4,271 per year (UK/EU)
  • 72 months Part time degree: £2,136 per year (UK/EU)

Italian PhD

Italian PhD

Staff in Italian are involved in research primarily in the modern period and can provide postgraduate supervision in a range of topics in modern Italian literature and culture. Our staff expertise is...Read more
(4.3)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,320 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,160 per year (UK/EU)

Modern Languages PhD

Modern Languages PhD

This is a research-based programme. You can specialise in topics in the languages of: Chinese, French, German, Japanese and Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American studies. Specialism is also possible...Read more
(4)
  • 36 months Full time degree: £4,350 per year (UK/EU)
  • 72 months Part time degree: £2,175 per year (UK/EU)

Modern Languages PhD

Modern Languages PhD

This course will help you to improve skills which are important to professional development and employability: the knowledge & intellectual abilities to conduct your research; the personal qualities to...Read more
(3.8)
  • 3 years Full time degree

French and Francophone Studies PhD

French and Francophone Studies PhD

The School of Modern Languages offers the possibility to do a PhD/MPhil in French Studies (three years full-time; six years part-time). The School has a long tradition of excellent postgraduate student support. ...Read more
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,130 per year (UK/EU)

English PhD

English PhD

Staff supervise research in most areas of English and associated studies, and have expertise in the following areas: theory, modernism and postmodernism, 18th and 19th-century studies, women’s writing,...Read more
(4.4)
  • 4 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

English PhD

English PhD

A research degree provides the opportunity to investigate a topic in depth, and contribute new knowledge to your discipline. A PhD involves demonstrating through original research or other advanced scholarship...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Language and Communication

Language and Communication

We offer involvement in a wide range of staff research projects We offer teaching opportunities on the undergraduate programme, and PhD students can undertake the School’s unique Learning to Teach programme,...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree

Sanskrit PhD

Sanskrit PhD

With interest growing in India’s creative literature and Indian philosophy, linguistics and literary criticism, the study of Sanskrit is becoming vitally important. We are the only research department...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Modern Languages Research Programmes (including Applied Linguistics for Language Teaching /ELT) PhD

Modern Languages Research Programmes (including Applied Linguistics for Language Teaching /ELT) PhD

Study the key assets of modern languages by applying for the PhD Modern Languages Research Programme. Through conducting your own research, you can expand on your own knowledge in a field of your choice...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Full time degree
  • 7 years Part time degree

Italian Studies PhD

Italian Studies PhD

Italian Studies at Birmingham has an excellent record in attracting postgraduate students and offers a vibrant postgraduate community that is firmly anchored within the broader context of Modern Languages. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • variable - to suit the learner Distance without attendance degree
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,270 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,135 per year (UK/EU)

Modern Languages PhD

Modern Languages PhD

This research course gives you the chance to pursue a project based around your own passions and interests, leading to a qualification which can open the door to an academic career or boost employment...Read more
(4.5)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,130 per year (UK/EU)

English PhD

English PhD

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
(3.8)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2,250 per year (UK/EU)

English PhD

English PhD

This course includes a period of intensive, supervised study where you critically investigate and evaluate an approved topic and demonstrate an understanding of suitable research methods. ...Read more
(3.8)
  • 4 years Full time degree
  • 7 years Part time degree

PhD English

PhD English

Learn with regular tutorials with supervisors, combined with peer group seminars and discussions. Research opportunities in English Language and English Literature are available for either full-time or part-time study. ...Read more
(4)
  • 48 months Full time degree: £5,800 per year (UK/EU)
  • 84 months Part time degree: £3,000 per year (UK/EU)

French PhD

French PhD

This course provides a stimulating and supportive research environment within a very dynamic and friendly Department, with a track record of excellence in research and a broad experience of postgraduate supervision. ...Read more
(4)
  • 36 months Full time degree
  • 60 months Part time day degree

German PhD

German PhD

This course aims to respond to the needs and interests both of students seeking an academic career or other professional employment and of those who wish to pursue a line of intellectual enquiry for its own sake. ...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree

Slavonic Languages and Cultures PhD

Slavonic Languages and Cultures PhD

The breadth of Slavonic Languages and Cultures provision at Glasgow is unique within Scotland and encompasses the languages, history, society and culture of Russia, Poland and the Czech Republic. ...Read more
(4.3)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,320 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,160 per year (UK/EU)

Linguistics and English Language Integrated PhD

Linguistics and English Language Integrated PhD

This course combines taught modules with original research. You will develop knowledge and expertise in linguistics and English language. You will also gain detailed knowledge and experience of research...Read more
(4)
  • 48 months Full time degree: £4,350 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

  • SEL8531 Research methods for IPhD students (10 Credits) - Core
  • SEL8530 Research project for IPhD students (60 Credits) - Core
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