University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

English (directed research)

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree in English, or equivalent; research proposal; sample of written work; 2 references; interview; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0 or equivalent.

Course modules

Semester 1: preparatory project; special topic: research resources; research skills: English literature or research skills: English language; semester 2: research seminar; dissertation of 25,000 words.

Sponsorship information

1 Sir Frank Kermode Postgraduate Scholarship of �1,000 is awarded on a competitive basis; home and EU students with 1st Class degrees are encouraged to apply for AHRC funding.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA (Res) Full-time £ 5,300 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time £ 12,200 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

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