UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

Research areas include: The history of the English language; corpus linguistics; world Englishes; London in literature; Old and Middle English manuscript studies;relations between English and insular and continental French writings from the 13th to the 15th centuries; post'medieval bibliography and palaeography; history of the book, textual and editorial theory and practice in all periods; Shakespeare studies, including Shakespeare's London; the literature of the Elizabethan court; women writers of the 16th and 17th centuries; classicism in 17th' and 18th'century literary culture; literature and science in the 17th and 18th centuries; revolutionary writings in the Romantic period; Anglo'German literary and cultural relations in the Romantic and Victorian periods; 19th'century publishing history; Victorian and Edwardian fiction, including children's literature; the history and theory of consumer culture; Freud and psychoanalysis in literary culture; homosexuality and literary history; literature and technology in late 19th'century and early 20th'century literature; Victorian and Edwardian writings on sexuality and adolescence; 19th' and 20th'century magazine publishing.

Course Additional Entry

A UK Master's degree in a relevant discipline, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
MPhil £16,200  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
MPhil £4,500  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
Part Time
MPhil £8,250  Academic year. First year overseas fees
5 years
Part Time
MPhil £2,250  Academic year. First year home fees
2 - 4 years
Full Time
PhD £16,200  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 - 4 years
Full Time
PhD £4,500  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
Part Time
PhD £8,250  Academic year. First year overseas fees
5 years
Part Time
PhD £2,250  Academic year. First year home fees