Queen Mary University of London

Course Introduction

Research areas include: comparative literature (any area), with a particular interest in transnationalism; cosmopolitanism; exile; translation and world literature; literature and childhood; literature and ethics; literature and pornography; canon formation in the digital age.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
6 years
Part Time
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD

Qualifications required:

  • Applicants require an upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant subject and a postgraduate degree (MA, MRes) from a UK university, or overseas qualifications of an equivalent standard; at its discretion, Queen Mary may accept candidates with alternative qualifications or an appropriate level of research experience gained in the workplace or similar environment.