Newcastle University

Newcastle University

English Literature

This research-led programme enables you to study one of our specialist areas of literature which ranges in period from the medieval to the contemporary. You will benefit from expert supervision and join our thriving School with an energetic, creative and well-resourced research culture.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in English; PhD applicants also require a Master's degree; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0 or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time - 12 months
MPhil Part-time - 24 months
PhD Full-time - 36 months
PhD Part-time - 72 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

Key information

School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics
Telephone number: 
0191 208 7199