University of Leeds

University of Leeds

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You will undertake original research under the supervision of 1 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

A good undergraduate degree in a related discipline (e.g. communications; film studies; languages; area studies); if English is not the applicants 1st then they require IELTS overall score of at least 6.5 (with not less than 6.0 in all components).

Course modules

Assessment methods

You will 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.

Sponsorship information

A number of University and School scholarships are available each year.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA (Res) Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MA (Res) Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

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
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