Royal Holloway, University of London

Royal Holloway, University of London


Central areas in which research supervision is provided are as follows: the Italian chivalric Carolingian epic; Renaissance literature and the history of the Italian book in the Renaissance; the development and consequences of mass cultural forms (cinema and popular press) in the modern period; artistic and cultural relations between Britain and Italy in the 19th-century; modern literature, especially modern poetry, the 20th-century detective novel and Italian theatre; relations between music and literature in the mid 20th century; language and discourse in diverse contexts of spoken and written use, including narrative, theatre, and national and international institutional settings.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent, relevant language may be required.

Assessment methods

25,000 word dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA (Res) Full-time £ 3,480 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time £ 11,555 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Royal Holloway Egham TW20 0EX South East

Key information

School of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures
Telephone number: 
01784 414310