The School has a long tradition of excellent postgraduate student support. Depending on the chosen research area, students will be assigned one or two supervisors and are guaranteed full access to computing facilities (including translation memory software), library provision and all School resources including the film library.
There is a dedicated postgraduate study area within the School which students are encouraged to use as often as they can.
Completed PhD theses:
PhD dissertations in Hispanic Studies successfully completed in the School of Modern Languages include:
- 2012. David Miranda-Barreiro: ‘Discovering the Big Other: Nation and Otherness in the Spanish New York Narratives’ (Awarded the First Publication Prize by the Association of Hispanists of Great Britain and Ireland and the Spanish Embassy).
The Hispanic Studies programme is offered at Bangor University.
- The Spanish Nineteenth Century
- 20th- and 21st-century peninsular literature
- Gender approaches to Hispanic cultures
- Galician Studies
- Catalan Studies (with particular expertise in visual cultures, film and performing arts)
- Nations and Nationalisms in Spain
- Hispanic Cinema
- 36 months
- 72 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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The University will accept applications throughout the year.
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Applicants should normally have a first or upper second class honours undergraduate degree and a Masters degree in a relevant subject.
- Non-native speakers of English will normally be required to have IELTS 6.5 or above (no element below 6.0). Applications are always considered individually, and applicants are also judged on their individual merits, work experience and other relevant qualifications.
- Students with an overall score of 5.5 on the IELTS can take a summer pre-sessional course in the University’s English Language Centre for Overseas Students (ELCOS).
International15500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15500 GBP per year during 36 months.
EU/EEA4500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4500 GBP per year during 36 months.
Living costs for Bangor
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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