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Ph.D. On Campus

Comparative Literature

The University of Edinburgh

36 months
Duration
21150 GBP/year
4500 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Part of our European Languages & Cultures research area, the Comparative Literature programme at The University of Edinburgh involves the study of literary works of different linguistic and cultural systems, and encourages exploration of the interrelations between literature and the other arts. 

Overview

In the course of your research in the Comparative Literature programme at The University of Edinburgh, you will be focusing on literary themes, genres and historical periods from the perspective of comparative study.

Our research options embrace a range of languages and cultures within Europe, North America, South America and Asia.

Facilities

You will have ready access to the National Library of Scotland, a leading research library, as well as the University’s Main Library, which provides a wealth of primary and secondary texts and journals and is home to our Centre for Research Collections.

Programme Structure

Training and support

  • In addition to individual supervision, research students have access to specialised research training and postgraduate seminars.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A UK masters degree, or its international equivalent, in a related subject.

  • If you intend to undertake aspects of the programme in any languages other than English, you should be competent in those languages.
  • We may also consider your application if you have equivalent qualifications or experience; please check with your potential supervisor before you apply.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21150 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21150 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    4500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4500 GBP per year during 36 months.

PhD PT fees

  • International - £10,575
  • Home: £2,250

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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