University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Italian and Italian Studies

Supervision is available in various areas of Italian studies. You will undertake original research under the supervision of one or more academic staff. You will be required to undertake research training offered by the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies and the University.

Entry requirements

The entrance requirement for Master's is a BA 2.1 or equivalent. PhD candidates must already hold or be studying for an MA or equivalent. English language requirement is IELTS 6.5 overall with not less than 6.0 in any.

Assessment methods

A thesis (PhD thesis length 300 pages or 100,000 words/MPhil thesis length 200 pages or 60,000 words/MA R thesis length 100 pages or 30,000) which is examined by viva at the end of your period of study.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA (Res) Full-time - 1 years
MA (Res) Part-time - 2 years
MPhil Full-time - 2 years
PhD Full-time - 3 years
MPhil Part-time - 4 years
PhD Part-time - 5 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Research Postgraduate Office
Telephone number: 
0113 343 7844