Swansea University

Swansea University

English

The Department of English Language and Literature offers supervision in most areas of literature from the middle ages to the present. The department has particular strengths in gender, Welsh writing in English, American Literature, medieval, Renaissance, eighteenth and nineteenth-century writing and culture, modernism and postmodernism, Irish poetry, contemporary literature and critical and cultural theory.

Entry requirements

MA by Research/ MPhil: Applicants should hold or expect to achieve a minimum of an upper second class Honours degree 2.1, or equivalent, in a related subject or hold relevant work experience. PhD: Applicants should hold a minimum of an upper second class honours degree 2.1, or equivalent, and should hold or expect to achieve a postgraduate Master's degree in a related subject. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 13,950 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 13,950 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 13,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 13,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 13,950 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 13,950 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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College of Arts and Humanities Admissions Office
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01792 295190