University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

English (Criticism and Culture)

This self-contained course can also serve as a prerequisite for the Doctor of philosophy; the course is an innovative 9-month course of literary study with an interdisciplinary and comparative focus aiming to provide an introduction to and training in different aspects of contemporary literary criticism and literary and cultural theory; 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