PhD in Modern Languages (Institute of Modern Languages Research)
University of London, School of Advanced Study
Distance Learning, On-Campus
3 - 6 years
Full time, Part time
GBP 6,130 / per year *
Earliest start date
* home, full-time / £15500: international, full-time. Fees vary depending on mode of study and fee status. Please visit our website for updated fees
Undertaking doctoral research allows you to develop in-depth knowledge while making a meaningful contribution to your chosen field.
With guidance from our expert supervisors, you'll carry out extensive independent research culminating in a thesis of up to 100,000 words. Broadly speaking the area covered by the Institute’s expertise is French, German, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese studies; Literature; Cultural studies; and, Comparative and interdisciplinary studies are also available in a number of subject areas.
The Institute of Modern Languages Research offers doctoral research supervision in the following broad areas:
- French, German, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese studies
- Literature in a Modern Language
- Cultural studies (especially migration and 'belonging' or translingual and transcultural creative practice)
This degree presents the opportunity to gain expertise in your area of interest while also honing a range of transferable skills. By completing this course, you'll be well prepared for specialist career paths both within academia and beyond.