UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

European Culture and Thought (Culture)

This interdisciplinary degree allows the investigation of diverse aspects of literature, cinema, history of art, and cultural history and thought. The Centre for Multidisciplinary and Intercultural Inquiry at UCL is unique in offering graduate students the opportunity to investigate Europe in its entirety, from European integration and public policy to European cinema and poetry. The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars and tutorials. All students receive guidance on how to identify, locate and use material available in libraries and archives.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Course modules

Core modules: Theoretical issues in history and literature; topics in cultural studies. Options: Modern literary theory; comparative literature studies; social theory; topics in cultural studies; graduate modules from the Faculty of Arts and Humanities; graduate modules from the Faculty of Social and Historical Sciences; graduate modules from the School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES).

Assessment methods

Students are assessed through a combination of coursework in the form of essays, unseen written examinations and the dissertation.

Sponsorship information

AHRC studentships. Research students can apply for UCL Graduate School Research Scholarships.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 9,020 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 18,670 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 4,510 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 9,285 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
PgCert Full-time - 3 months
PgCert Part-time - 6 months
PgDip Part-time - 2 years
PgDip Full-time - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

Key information

Admissions Officer
Telephone number: 
020 7679 3096