American Studies - MA, PhD

University of Kent

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Course info

Members of the Centre for American Studies provide supervision in many aspects of American Studies. Supervision is team-based and reflects the active research interests of the Centre.We treat the American experience in a critical and reflective manner, and offer an extremely good base for postgraduate study. While able to supervise a wide range of American topics, the Centre currently operates three specialist research clusters of particular interest to candidates; the American West; US ... READ MORE

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Full time | Canterbury Campus | 3 years | 27-SEP-21..

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History
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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87th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
50th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
36th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-21,...
27-SEP-21, 17-JAN-22, 09-MAY-22
Full Time
3 years

Entry requirements
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Details
Students need to have a first or 2.1 class honours degree in an appropriate subject (for example, American Studies, History or English degrees with US study component). All applicants are considered on an individual basis and additional qualifications, professional qualifications and relevant experience may also be taken into account when considering applications.

Tuition fees

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£4,500 per year
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More info: For students continuing on this programme fees will increase year on year by no more than RPI + 3% in each academic year of study except where regulated..

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£16,800 per year
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More info: For students continuing on this programme fees will increase year on year by no more than RPI + 3% in each academic year of study except where regulated..

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£16,800 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: For students continuing on this programme fees will increase year on year by no more than RPI + 3% in each academic year of study except where regulated..

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CUG ranking
50th
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The University of Kent is a place where people can sharpen their focus with postgraduate study. It is known as the UK’s European university and has postgraduate centres in Brussels and Paris, as well as two UK campuses in Canterbury and Medway. As a postgraduate, students will have the opportunity to study full or part-time on the majority of programmes offered in one of Kent’s European centres. Kent offer postgraduate students flexibility, with many of their taught and all of their research degrees offering both September and January start dates. They also offer distance-learning options and short courses. The University of Kent offers a range of Conversion Master’s Programmes where students can learn new skills, improve their job prospects and prepare themselves for a career in a different discipline.

Where you'll study

University of Kent

University of Kent Canterbury
Kent
CT2 7NZ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Canterbury West  0.6 miles away

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