Northumbria University

Northumbria University

Creative Writing

The programme consists of workshops and draws upon the expertise of local writers.

Entry requirements

A degree and strong creative writing ability; applicants without an undergraduate degree will also be considered; all applicants should submit samples of their creative writing with their application. English language requirements are IELTS 6.5, TOEFL (575 paper-based, 90 internet-based).

Course modules

20th-century literature; critical theory; writer as tutor; publishing industry and information technology.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time - 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years
PgCert Part-time - 1 years
PgDip Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST North East

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0191 227 4444