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Comparative Literature PhD

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

Comparative Literature

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Comparative Literature involves the study of literary works of different linguistic and cultural systems, and encourages exploration of the interrelations between literature and the other arts. In the course of your research, you will be focusing on literary themes, genres and historical periods from the perspective of comparative study. Our research options embrace a range of languages and cultures within Europe, North America, South America and Asia. We can provide you with supervision on a wide range of topics within the School, including European and world literature, word and image, word and music, and film.

Different course options

Full time | The University of Edinburgh | 3 years | JAN

Study mode

Full time

Duration

3 years

Start date

JAN

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

The fee for 2018-19 is £4,260. There will be slight increases in 2019-20 entry.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£19,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a UK masters degree, or its international equivalent, in a related subject. Students with equivalent qualifications or experience will also be considered.

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