University of Roehampton

Course Introduction

Roehampton's Creative Writing programme is designed for ambitious, committed writers who have a passion for poetry, fiction, children's literature or creative non'fiction. Join us and you'll have the option of developing your writing practice in one specific area, or alternatively to choose from our range of diverse modules. The MA in Creative Writing will provide you with a rich and diverse learning experience. It offers a significant proportion of structured teaching time and a variety of feedback styles from our expert tutors and guest lecturers.

Course Additional Entry

A good 2nd Class Honours degree is normally required as well as a portfolio of writing, consisting of approximately 2000 words of prose (fiction, creative non'fiction, journalism) or 15 pages of poetry. If a candidate demonstrates sufficient skill and professional experience in writing, the previous degree requirement may be waived. English requirement is IELTS score of 6.5 in all bands, or equivalent.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £13,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,200  Academic year. First year home fees
2 - 4 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate)
1 year
Full Time
PgDip
2 - 4 years
Part Time
PgDip