University of Leeds

University of Leeds

French and French Studies

You will undertake original research under the supervision of 1 or more academic staff; required to undertake research training offered by the School of Languages and Cultures and the University; write 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.

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. For non-native speakers of English our English language requirement is IELTS 6.5 overall with not less than 6.0 in any component.


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

Campus details

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

Key information

School of Languages, Cultures and Societies - Research Postgraduate
Telephone number: 
0113 343 7844