University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

English (Eighteenth-Century and Romantic Studies)

This is a self-contained course; it can also serve as a prerequisite for a PhD; the core course covers: the classical tradition; reason and scepticism in the 18th century; sensibility and the novel; literature and visual culture; romanticism and revolution; the long poem; romantic aesthetics and gender; period classes (1740-1750 and 1814-1824); resources for research class; dissertation; in addition to the course fee (university composition fee) students may have to pay a college fee.

Entry requirements

Applicants are expected to hold, or to be about to achieve, a 1st or good 2nd class UK Honours degree, or the overseas equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time £ 8,223 per Academic year (home fees) 9 months
MPhil Full-time £ 19,557 per Academic year (overseas fees) 9 months
MPhil Full-time £ 5,130 per Academic year (EU fees) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cambridge University Cambridge CB2 1TN East of England

Key information

Telephone number: 
01223 760606