University of Manchester
This course consists of an extended and original piece of creative work and a shorter critical evaluation, in which this creative work and its contexts are discussed and analysed. The creative element could be a novel, a manuscript of poems or a collection of short stories. The creative element could be a novel, a manuscript of poems or a collection of short stories.
A 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent for overseas applicants) in English or related subject; alternative qualifications considered; English language requirements: IELTS 7.0 TOEFL 600 (paper test) or 250 (computer test).
Assessment requires: A total length of PhD around 80000 words (depending on genre);creative element between 50000-65000 words (or equivalent depending on genre); a piece of literary or cultural criticism of approximately 30000 words on a topic relating to the student's creative work.
Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) grants are competetive and provide payment of tuition fees and a maintenance stipend for UK students, and tuition fees (and a maintenance stipend, subject to eligibility criteria) for EU students; the School of Languages, Linguistics and Cultures also offers a limited number of fee bursaries on a competitive basis for Master's students; details are published in Feb/Mar each year.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 3,828 per Academic year (home fees)||36 months|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||36 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Manchester||Manchester||M13 9PL||North West|
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