University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Germanic Studies

Research topics include: modern German literature; 19th-century German literature; German social and cultural history; literary, cultural and social theory; gender studies and women's studies in German and Dutch; modern German politics and society historical linguistics; Luxembourghish and Luxembourg studies; syntax, pragmatics, discourse analysis, spoken language; 2nd language acquisition; modern Dutch studies.

Course modules

Assessment methods

Sponsorship information

AHRB; Leverhulme; DAAD.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 3 years
PhD Part-time - 6 years
MPhil Full-time - 2 years
MPhil Part-time - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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School of Modern Languages and Linguistics
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0114 222 4888