Research Degrees in
in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities
The academic interests of our researchers straddle a wide range of disciplines, including film, literature, culture and linguistics, extending beyond Europe to the French and Spanish-speaking peoples worldwide, oriental cultures and communication; and community languages.
Our staff have strong international reputations and are:
Languages offer supervision of research degrees in the following areas:
Before applying for a research degree, applicants should have a preliminary discussion with the relevant Research Degrees Co-ordinator within your chosen area of interest to discuss the project or your ideas.
The quickest and most efficient way to apply for this course is to apply online. This way, you can also track your application throughout the process.
Please complete the additional Postgraduate Research Degree Supplementary Information document and upload it to the Student documents section of your online application. This collects key information about your research application and there may be delays if you do not submit this document.
Before you apply, we recommend that you:
We will contact you to let you know the initial outcome of your application, and invite you to attend an interview where appropriate.
Once the university is satisfied with the following, we will send you an offer letter informing you that you have been offered a place of study:
Some offers may be conditional upon achieving certain grades in your examinations, or successfully completing a particular programme. You must satisfy these conditions before we can confirm your unconditional place.Apply now