pg loans‌The Department of English offers Master’s degrees in Creative Writing and English Studies.

Our Masters programmes in Creative Writing are the most successful writing courses available in the UK today in terms of students and graduates achieving publication. You will specialise in one of the following routes: Novel, Poetry, Writing for Children & Young Adults, Scriptwriting and Creative Non-Fiction. The course is taught by practising writers and critics and can be studied on our Manchester campus or online via distance learning.

Read more about MA / MFA Creative Writing

Our MA in English Studies offers specialist pathways in Contemporary Literature, Film & Theory and The Gothic, and a general English Studies route where students can build their own bespoke programme from a range of unit options.

Read more about MA English Studies

arrowFor more information on our courses, visit a Postgraduate Open Day. We hold Open Days in September, November, February and May.



Use the links below to view detailed information about each course on our online prospectus: