University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Creative Writing

This course has an emphasis on critical and creative writing, especially in the area of poetry and/or poetics, and international poetics in translation. Interdisciplinary projects are especially encouraged e.g. poetry and film, poetry and landscape, poetry and health and well-being, poetry and the intersection with types of virtual reality.

Entry requirements

Students will normally have a strong (2.1 or above) 1st degree in English, Creative Writing, or a related subject and a Master's degree in Creative Writing. Creative and critical work will be required as part of the application.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 3 years
PhD Part-time - 6 years

Campus details

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

Key information

PG Recruitment
Telephone number: 
0151 794 5927