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Doctorate Degrees in Literature

67 degrees at 42 universities in the UK.

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PhD Postgraduate Research in Literature

PhD Postgraduate Research in Literature

The School of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing is one of the top ten English research units in the U.K. (as confirmed by the 2014 Research Excellence Framework). Undertaking postgraduate research...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Part time degree: 2,250 per year (UK)

PhD Postgraduate research in English Language and Literature

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
(3.8)
  • 4 years Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)
  • 8 years Part time degree: 2,298 per year (UK)

Comparative Literature PhD

Comparative Literature PhD

Overview With literary specialists across the range of eight languages taught in the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures, the University of Liverpool is ideally positioned to provide varied supervision...Read more
(3.9)
  • 2 years Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)
  • 4 years Part time degree: 2,298 per year (UK)

English PhD

English PhD

OVERVIEW English offers pathways in Literary Studies, Creative Writing or Language and Linguistics. Proposals are welcomed in all areas from Medieval to Modern. Areas of expertise in a School that brings...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)

PhD English Literature

PhD English Literature

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
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 5,590 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Part time degree: 2,795 per year (UK)

Comparative Literature PhD

Comparative Literature PhD

This research degree is ideal if you wish to engage critically with the study of comparative literature - or other cultural forms, especially in the area of visual studies - across two or more linguistic,...Read more
(3.9)
  • 4 years Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)
  • 7 years Part time degree: 2,439 per year (UK)

PhD Literature

PhD Literature

Our Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies offers supervision for PhD Literature in all fields of staff research interest, which includes a wide range of expertise in different literatures...Read more
(4.1)
  • 4 years Full time degree: 5,630 per year (UK)
  • 7 years Part time degree: 2,815 per year (UK)

PhD: World and Comparative Literature

PhD: World and Comparative Literature

Research overview The ‘Centre for Translating Cultures’ provides a focal point for research in Modern Languages. Our postgraduate students regularly present work in progress at the Centre and participate...Read more
(4.3)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Part time degree

Scottish Literature PhD

Scottish Literature PhD

The University of Glasgow hosts the only academic unit in the UK exclusively dedicated to the teaching and research of Scottish Literature. OVERVIEW Scottish literature fulfils a unique role at the...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)
  • 5 years Part time degree: 2,298 per year (UK)

English PhD,MPhil - History of the Book

English PhD,MPhil - History of the Book

English at Leicester All research areas within English are offered as: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - campus based full-time and part-time; Master of Philosophy (MPhil) - campus based full-time and part-time. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Part time degree: 2,298 per year (UK)

Literary and Cultural Studies PhD

Literary and Cultural Studies PhD

Why choose this programme At the Research Centre for Mobilities in Literature and Culture, we bring together researchers from across the School of Literature and Languages to examine pressing social and cultural issues. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 4 years Full time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)
  • 8 years Part time degree: 2,250 per year (UK)

Welsh Literature (Llenyddiaeth Gymraeg) PhD

Welsh Literature (Llenyddiaeth Gymraeg) PhD

About This Course It it is entirely possible to study with us through the medium of English or Welsh. Our PhD programmes are usually 3 years of full time study with a 60,000 to 100,000 word thesis being...Read more
(4.4)
  • 2 years Full time degree: 4,580 per year (UK)
  • 5 years Part time degree: 2,290 per year (UK)

German and Comparative Literature - PhD

German and Comparative Literature - PhD

A PhD in German and Comparative Literature enables you to undertake a substantial piece of supervised research that makes an original contribution to knowledge and is worthy of publication. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)
  • 5 years Part time degree: 2,298 per year (UK)

Centre for Multidisciplinary and Intercultural Inquiry - Comparative Literature PhD

Centre for Multidisciplinary and Intercultural Inquiry - Comparative Literature PhD

Overview Research students can specialise in any aspect of comparative literature for which suitable supervision is available. Potential supervisors’ disciplinary perspectives are drawn from language...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 5,690 per year (UK)
  • 5 years Part time degree: 2,845 per year (UK)

PhD English Literature

PhD English Literature

Overview The London School of Film, Media and Design offers a PhD in English Literature by individual research within the areas of expertise of the school’s teaching staff. We offer expert supervision...Read more
(3.7)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 3,995 per year (UK)
  • 5 years Part time degree: 2,000 per year (UK)

Professional Doctorate in English Language Education and English Literature

Professional Doctorate in English Language Education and English Literature

The Professional Doctorate Programme offers English language professionals an opportunity to gain a research qualification at doctoral level linked to their area of work or professional expertise. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 8,000 per year (UK)
  • Key Ideas in Linguistics
  • Current Theories of Second Language Acquisition
  • English Language Teacher Education
  • Language Variation and Change
  • English Literature since the 19th Century
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Area Studies, History, Politics and Literature PhD

Area Studies, History, Politics and Literature PhD

If youre ready to take your knowledge and expertise in Area Studies into a postgraduate research degree, Portsmouth is the perfect place to fulfil your ambitions. Our research in Area Studies is exploring...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Part time degree: 2,250 per year (UK)

Creative Writing and English Literature PhD

Creative Writing and English Literature PhD

RESEARCH CULTURE We are a leading centre for the study of literature and culture. We host a large and vibrant community of renowned critics and writers. COURSE STRUCTURE This course is research based. ...Read more
(3.8)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Part time degree: 2,298 per year (UK)

English literature PhD

English literature PhD

The University of Brighton offers an active, supportive and stimulating environment for English literature PhD study in a range of literary fields, intersecting with history and cultural studies through...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)

Comparative Literature PhD (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)

Comparative Literature PhD (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)

The PhD in Comparative Literature and Critical Theories at the University of Birmingham offers students the opportunity to propose and develop exciting doctoral projects exploring relevant aspects of...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Distance without attendance degree: 4,565 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Distance without attendance degree: 2,283 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,565 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Part time degree: 2,283 per year (UK)

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