University of Leeds

University of Leeds

English Literature

You can combine modules in a similar area or historical period, or put together a package of modules which offers contrast and variety. This programme allows freedom and flexibility and it allows you to experiment with different areas of study in English literature.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent in English or in a closely related subject; IELTS 6.5 with no grade below 6.0.

Course modules

Students choose 4 specialist modules from a list of over 40 from the medieval period to the present day, including provision in creative writing; students can combine modules in a similar area or historical period; students take the schools research methods module.

Assessment methods

These include a supervised dissertation on a topic of the students choice.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time - 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
0113 343 4738