University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

English Literature

Research topics include: early modern literature; 18th-century and romanticism; 19th-century studies; modern and contemporary British and American literature; postcolonial studies; film; biography; drama; holocaust studies.

Entry requirements

MA or equivalent; IELTS 7.5 (with at least 7.0 in each component) or TOEFL with a score of 630 in the paper-based test and 5.0 in the Test Written English (TWE) or 267 in the computer-based test with 5.0 in the essay writing.


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

Campus details

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

Key information

School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics
Telephone number: 
0114 222 8480