The Graduate Centre for Arts and Humanities offers three distinct research degrees, each of which requires you to conduct original research on a specific topic:
- A PhD (100,000 word thesis; 3 years full-time - 6 years part-time)
- An MPhil (60,000 word thesis; 2 years full-time - 4 years part-time)
- An MA by Research (40,000 word thesis; 1 year full-time - 2 years part-time)
Our research students are supervised by leading international scholars and have access to skills and training programmes at College and Institutional levels. Research proposals are invited on a wide range of topics connected with the research specialisms and supervisory interests of our staff.
PhD entry requirements are an upper second degree plus a Master’s degree in a relevant subject. M.Phil and Master’s by Research applicants must have a minimum of 2.1 at undergraduate level. Students may enrol in September, January, April or July.