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Modern Languages - Postgraduate Research Opportunities

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Profile Description

We offer the opportunity to specialise in one of a number of Modern Languages research areas, including French, German, Hispanic, Italian and Russian Studies, as well as Sexuality and Gender Studies, and Translation Studies:
  • French Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)
  • German Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)
  • Hispanic Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)
  • Italian Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)
  • Russian Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)
  • Modern Languages Audio-Visual PhD
  • Sexuality and Gender Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)
  • Translation Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)

The MA by Research programme requires you to prepare a dissertation of up to 40,000 words on a topic of your choice, for which an academic staff member will provide expert supervision.

The PhD – the most advanced research degree – leads to a dissertation of up to 80,000 words on a subject of your choice and under the expert supervision of an academic member of staff.

For full research interests of staff, please visit our website. Full research expertise is provided for all research areas outlined above.

Funding applications for College scholarships are now open for 2018 entry.

Funding Notes

This programme is waiting to hear about funding for the next session, or external funding will be applied for once a suitable candidate is selected. Applications are welcome - please see programme details for further information.

How good is research at University of Birmingham in Modern Languages and Linguistics?

FTE Category A staff submitted: 33.10

Research output data provided by the Research Excellence Framework (REF)

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