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Modern Languages

University of Strathclyde

36 months
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14800 GBP/year
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About

The Modern Languages programme of the University of Strathclyde has full-time staff in French, Italian, Spanish and Translation studies who can offer you great expertise and supervision in your area of research.

Overview

Our research

The multidisciplinary research in the Modern Languages programme of the University of Strathclyde investigates questions of representations, interpretations and transmissions in film, fiction, journalism, opera, print media, theatre, philosophy and translation.

Our main areas of research include:

  • literature and intellectual history
  • exile, trauma and wellbeing
  • women writers, performers and audiences
  • translating people, cultures and heritages
Within these areas, we have ongoing research projects which involve working closely with a range of external partners.

Programme Structure

You can carry out your degree in any of our research areas:

  • Culture in France (including Francophone West African Culture), Italy, Latin America and Spain (19th and 20th century)
  • Women’s Writers and Readers
  • 19th and 20th-century History (particularly the Second World War)
  • Intellectual History
  • Translation Studies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • You can apply for a postgraduate research degree at any point in the year.

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You normally require to have a first-class or upper second-class UK Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in Spanish, French or Italian.

During the application you'll be asked for the following:

  • your full contact details
  • transcripts and certificates of all degrees
  • proof of English language proficiency if English isn't your first language
  • two references, one of which must be academic
  • funding or scholarship information
  • research proposal of 250 to 1,000 words in length, detailing the subject area and topic to be investigated
You'll need to identify your research supervisor before you finalise your application, preferably as soon as possible. When you've identified a potential supervisor, based upon how well your research interests match theirs, drop them an email to introduce yourself.In the email, make sure you attach a draft of your research proposal along with a copy of your CV.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14800 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 14800 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    4500 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 4500 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • Rest of UK: £4,500

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 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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