University of Sussex

University of Sussex

Drama, Theatre and Performance

Our postgraduate community benefits from a wide range of seminars and events, and incorporates a number of different research interests. This provides plenty of opportunity for you to interact with other researchers within the School of English. You have access to the wide range of training courses and seminars provided both within the School and by our Doctoral School. MPhil and PhD students have access to 2 diverse practical workshop spaces and equipment: 1 black box studio and a white, flexible, multimedia lab. A drama technician is available to help develop practical work. In addition, from 2015 all students will have access to the Attenborough Centre, the newly refurbished on-campus centre for the creative arts, with a variety of high-tech performance spaces to work in.

Entry requirements

A Master's degree in a drama-related subject or a discipline relevant to the chosen area of research and/or evidence of substantial research and/or evidence of professional performance-related experience in the field equivalent to a Masters. A 1st- or upper 2nd-Class undergraduate Honours degree in drama, performance or theatre studies is also usually required. Candidates whose 1st language is not English: IELTS 7.0, with not less than 6.5 in each section. Pearson test of English (academic) 67 overall, with at least 62 in all 4 skills.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PhD Full-time GBP 14,450 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PhD Part-time - 3 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 14,450 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MPhil Part-time - 2 years

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