Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Film Studies

We are keen to work with postgraduates in the major research projects listed below, or in the more general areas related to them. We supervise projects that span academic schools and sub-disciplines, ensuring the best fit between your interests and the expertise of our staff. Research project areas include: early cinema and cinema culture in Britain and the USA; British cinema, particularly 1940�60; French cinema; Algerian cinema; Transnational Chinese cinema; Documentary and film making (theory and practice).

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a related subject. An MA or MLitt in film studies is preferred; applicants may be required to attend an interview, which can be conducted via Skype if necessary; Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0, or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time £ 4,450 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MPhil Full-time £ 11,950 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MPhil Part-time £ 2,225 per Academic year (home fees) 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

PG Officer, School of Modern Languages
Telephone number: 
0191 208 5867