Swansea University

Swansea University

English

Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - 'Welsh University of the Year 2017' (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017). 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.

Assessment methods

A thesis of not more than 60,000 words which demonstrates a significant contribution to the subject area, supported by detailed references and carefully presented in accord with scholarly conventions. This is followed by an oral examination of the thesis (viva) by two examiners who are not your supervisors, one of whom is external to the University.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA (Res) Full-time October 2017 GBP 14,350 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2017 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2017 GBP 2,097 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
MA (Res) Full-time January 2018 GBP 14,350 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MA (Res) Full-time January 2018 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MA (Res) Part-time January 2018 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MA (Res) Part-time January 2018 GBP 2,097 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 14,350 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time October 2017 GBP 2,097 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time October 2017 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (International) 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2018 GBP 14,350 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2018 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time January 2018 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (International) 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time January 2018 GBP 2,097 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 4 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2017 GBP 14,350 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2017 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (International) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2017 GBP 2,097 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2018 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2018 GBP 14,350 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time January 2018 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (International) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time January 2018 GBP 2,097 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 6 Years

Campus details

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

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Arts and Humanities Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01792295190