University of Bedfordshire

University of Bedfordshire

English Literature

The course is structured so students acquire a thorough knowledge of 19th and 20th-century texts and contexts, developing advanced skills of critical thinking and literary analysis. The combination of units taken allows students to reflect upon significant historical, intellectual and philosophical debates in literary studies.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have an Honours degree in English Literature or related humanities subject. The course also welcomes graduates from other subjects, however an aptitude for the subject will need to be to demonstrated through submission of written evidence such as a short essay on a topic agreed by the admissions tutor. Applications also welcomed from industry professionals interested in the academic study of the subject. All applicants are required to participate in an interview with a member of the course team.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 11,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bedford Campus Bedford MK41 9EA South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
01234 400400