University of Gloucestershire

University of Gloucestershire

Creative Writing

Research topics include: contemporary poetry and poetics; novel writing and short story writing; drama, radio and screenwriting; hybrid writing; transgressive writing; and the creative process; the research undertaken has a strong, practical creative focus; e research undertaken has a strong practical creative focus; the aim is to produce a thesis which contains a groundbreaking and original text of publishable standard and a complementary discourse which contextualises its critical and creative aspects.

Entry requirements

Students need an Honours degree of Upper 2nd Cass or above from a UK university in a subject area relevant to the proposed research topic in exceptional circumstances, the university considers applications from non-graduates who already have a track record of publication; registration may be for an MA by Research, an MPhil or a PhD; candidates with a recent Master's qualification in a relevant subject, which contained appropriate research methods training, may register for a PhD directly; Master's by Research and MPhil students have the possibility of transfer to a PhD.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,995 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,995 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,995 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,995 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,995 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,995 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,995 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,995 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,995 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,995 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,995 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,995 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Francis Close Hall Cheltenham GL50 4AZ South West
Park Campus Cheltenham GL50 2RH South West

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