University of Bristol

University of Bristol

French

The Department of French is committed to research innovation and excellence in major aspects of French studies. The department has particular strengths in the medieval, early modern period, visual-textual relations, 19th-, 20th- and 21st-century literature, screen and stage adaptations, cultural history and politics. We collaborate extensively with other departments, especially in the fields of visual and literary cultures, conflict and culture, medieval studies, English and comparative literature, and the Centre for Postcolonial Studies. Each research student is assigned to an academic who is working in their proposed area of research or related field, and benefits from the input of a second supervisor who may be from another department, depending on the interdisciplinary nature of the project. The department is a regional centre for the Group for War and Culture Studies and members of the department are active in a wide range of Faculty of Arts research clusters. A number of our staff are editors of leading journals and active in subject associations. Postgraduate students can benefit from an exchange agreement with the Ecole Normale Supe´rieure (rue d'Ulm), or take an exchange lecturer post at the Universite´ de Bordeaux III. Research students lead the organisation of a postgraduate seminar series in literary and visual landscapes, and an initiative to edit postgraduate creative writing.

Sponsorship information

The University of Bristol is part of the South, West and Wales Doctoral Training Partnership (SWW DTP), which will be offering studentships for September 2018. For information on other funding opportunities, please see the Faculty of Arts funding pages.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time September 2018 GBP 4,235 per (Year 1) 1 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time September 2018 GBP 9,235 per (Year 1) 1 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time September 2018 GBP 16,300 per (Year 1) 1 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time September 2018 GBP 2,118 per (Year 1) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2019 GBP 4,235 per (Year 1) 1 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2019 GBP 9,235 per (Year 1) 1 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2019 GBP 16,300 per (Year 1) 1 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time January 2019 GBP 2,118 per (Year 1) 2 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2018 GBP 9,235 per (Year 1) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2018 GBP 16,300 per (Year 1) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2018 GBP 4,235 per (Year 1) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time September 2018 GBP 2,118 per (Year 1) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2019 GBP 9,235 per (Year 1) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2019 GBP 16,300 per (Year 1) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2019 GBP 4,235 per (Year 1) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time January 2019 GBP 2,118 per (Year 1) 6 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Clifton Campus BS8 1TH South West

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