University of Lincoln

University of Lincoln

English

The School of Humanities offers supervision for research at MPhil/PhD level in a variety of different areas of English literature. Humanities boasts a lively and engaging research environment with fortnightly Humanities Research Seminars, two established research groups (21st Century Research Group and Nineteenth Century Research Group) and an emerging research group in life writing/testimony/memory studies. PhD students take part in teaching activities, research seminars and contribute to the organisation of research events, symposia and conferences. Current students are researching a range of areas, such as 21st century fiction, women's writing, trauma theory, ecocriticism, animal studies and life writing.

Entry requirements

For MPhil/PhD: Applicants should possess a Master's degree in a relevant subject, or an equivalent qualification. For MA (Res): A minimum 2.2 Honours degree in a related discipline. Applicants will need to submit a research proposal along with your application form.

Course modules

Research areas in the School include: 21st-century literature and drama; 19th-century literature; life writing/testimony/memory studies; women's writing 18-21st centuries; American literature 19-21st centuries; Renaissance literature; Utopian studies; ecocriticism; Gothic literature 19-21st centuries; postcolonial literature; trauma studies.

Assessment methods

The assessment at this level of study takes the form of an 80,000 word thesis. For MA (Res) students, assessment takes the form of a 25,000 word dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,650 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MA (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,650 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,650 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lincoln (Main Site) Lincoln LN6 7TS East Midlands

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