University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham


Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject; relevant Master's; applicants whose 1st language is not English require (within the last 2 years): IELTS 7.0 (no less than 6.0 in any element) or TOEFL 600 paper-based (with 4.5 in TWE) or TOEFL IBT 100 (no less than 19 in any element).

Course modules

Research is available in a very broad range of areas from the Medieval period to the present day, with particular expertise in the following areas: linguistics and Medieval studies; constructions of national identity from the 18th century to the present day; myth in German literature from the 18th century to the present day; Romanticism; 19th century narrative: novels and novellen; culture and politics in the Weimar Republic; Modernism and Postmodernism; feminist criticism and recent women�s writing; critical and cultural theory; gender studies; postcolonialism and cross-cultural studies; German cinema; media studies; autobiography in East Germany; intellectuals since the Wende; the culture of the New Right in contemporary Germany; contemporary German historiography.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time £ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
PhD Full-time £ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 14,140 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate and Research Office
Telephone number: 
0115 846 8316