You’ll be allocated two supervisors, with additional staff members available if necessary and possible professional support from the publishing industry. Publishing supervisors at Anglia Ruskin University are experienced in most areas of publishing histories and practices, as well as design, digital media, creative writing and cultural theory.
You’ll conduct your research in a collaborative environment with strong links to research networks in our University and the wider community. We host and take part in many research events for staff and postgraduate students, including regular Faculty and departmental research seminars and international conferences. Our seminars will give you the chance to present papers in a supportive setting. We also have strong links with Cambridge Publishing Society (CAMPUS) and the StoryLab Research Institute.
These events, along with our online environment, will help you connect with other research students from a range of disciplines.
- Medieval manuscripts and canon-creation
- Publishing (editing, marketing, and business management)
- History of the book (manuscript culture)
- History of genre fiction (science fiction, fantasy, horror, etc.)
- Creative writing (novels, short stories, poetry)
- Creative writing
- British gardening history and the history of garden publishing
- Gardens in SFF and women in post-apocalyptic fiction
- 24 months
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
DisciplinesCreative Writing Liberal Arts Literature View 21 other PhDs in Creative Writing in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- PhD: You’ll need a Master degree or equivalent in a related subject area.
- Please note we consider most candidates for PhD with progression from MPhil. If you want to apply for direct entry to the PhD route, you’ll also need to provide academic justification for this with your application.
International13500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13500 GBP per year during 24 months.
EU/EEA4407 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4407 GBP per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Cambridge
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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