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English Studies

School of Advanced Study, University of London

36 months
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15500 GBP/year
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About

This English Studies degree from School of Advanced Study, University of London presents the opportunity to gain expertise in your area of interest while also honing a range of transferable skills. 

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Overview

Undertaking doctoral research allows you to develop in-depth knowledge, while making a meaningful contribution to your chosen field.

With guidance from our expert supervisors, you'll carry out extensive independent research culminating in a thesis of up to 100,000 words. We offer research supervision in a number of literature-related subject areas, ranging from book history to early twentieth century literature. 

On completing this English Studies degree from School of Advanced Study, University of London , you'll be well prepared for specialist career paths both within academia and beyond.

Study Mode

You can study on-campus or online.

Opportunities and Facilities

The Institute of English Studies' holds a number of collections, which are mainly integrated within Senate House Library. Central to our collections are the History of the Book teaching collection, the Museum of Writing and the T. Sturge Moore Collection.

The Institute also aims to make available a number of its publications in SAS-Space, an online library for humanities and social sciences research outputs,. Items including the documentary outcomes of research projects, University Trust Lectures (e.g. the John Coffin and the Hilda Hulme Memorial lectures), papers from presentations given at or in association with the Institute, including selected research seminar papers, and outstanding dissertations at Masters and Doctoral level are available and regularly updated.

Programme Structure

The Institute of English Studies offers doctoral research supervision in the following broad areas:
  • Bibliography
  • Book illustration
  • History of the book from the medieval period to the present
  • History of authorship
  • History of communication
  • History of printing
  • History of publishing from 1800 to the present
  • History of readers and reading
  • Reception history
  • Modern literary manuscripts and genetic criticism

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Before submitting an application you are advised to contact a member of the Warburg academic staff who has interests in your proposed field of study to discuss your proposal. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15500 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    6130 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6130 GBP per year during 36 months.

Part time:

  • UK: £3600
  • EU/Overseas: £9300

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Find out more about our range of funding opportunities: https://www.sas.ac.uk/graduate-study/fees-and-funding

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