menu icon
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Latest news
Celtic and Scottish Studies MScR

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Celtic Studies Scottish Studies

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Research profile

Our area of study is the languages, literatures and cultures of the Celtic and Gaelic peoples, from Iron Age Europe to the present.

As a postgraduate research student, you will benefit not only from our highly regarded academic staff and impressive collection of research resources but also from our commitment to enhancing your research skills through a mandatory comprehensive training programme.

Our field of research spans a number of disciplines. Recent work has encompassed archaeology, divinity, education and linguistics, with thesis topics including Gaelic oral literature and Celtic history.

Our research interests include:

  • Scottish, Irish and Welsh Celtic literature and literary tradition in the Medieval and modern periods
  • the Gaelic languages and dialects
  • Celtic sociolinguistics and language policy.

Different course options

Full time | The University of Edinburgh | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

Research Skills and Methods - Core
Research Skills and Methods in Celtic and Scottish Studies - Core
MSc by Research in Celtic Studies Dissertation - Core
Supervised Research in Celtic and Scottish Studies - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,750

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£22,850

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in a related subject.

Similar courses at different universities