University of Reading

University of Reading


This course enables you to explore literary work across a range ofperiods and genres. It is suited to those who are committed to several areas of study, and especially those who are interested in looking at one period through the lens of another.

Entry requirements

Applicants are required to have an undergraduate Honoursdegree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK).

Course modules

Modules include: Early modern reading and writing; nation and empire in the 19th century; diasporas of the mind; writing, revision, and publishing; Samuel Beckett.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MA Full-time £ 12,600 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MA Part-time £ 3,025 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months
MA Part-time £ 6,930 per Academic year (overseas fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading Reading RG6 6UR South East

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
0118 378 5289