Imperial College London

Imperial College London


Current research interests include: German and Austrian exile studies (in particular exile in Britain 1933-1945); literature and culture of Fin de Si�cle Austria; literature and culture of the Weimar Republic; Russian literature 1660-1810; history of the Russian language in the 18th century; Russian verse prosody; phonetics of Modern Russian; the Russian language since 1989; Early Modern Japanese and Chinese drama (mid-19th to early 20th century); the role of women in Japanese and Chinese theatre in the Early Modern period; history of Spain; Spanish cultural studies; translation studies; historical linguistics; social and political history of Italy, Greece and France during the 2nd World War; social impact of foreign occupation and occupier-occupied relations, 1940-45; Fascist cultural policy; Italian cinema, Neorealism and its aftermath; metaphor in translation; the terminology of translation studies; the nature of the language of translated texts; translator training.

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree or Master's degree in a relevant subject.

Sponsorship information

Students intending to carry out research in the humanities programme are eligible to apply for funding from the AHRB (Arts and Humanities Research Board).


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time £ 3,466 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 13,350 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years
DIC Full-time - 1 years
MPhil Full-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
South Kensington Campus Kensington and Chelsea SW7 2AZ South East

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Key information

Languages Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7594 8757