MLitt in English Literature

University of Cambridge

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Course info

The MLitt is a research degree, examined, usually after two or more years of research, by a thesis of up to 60,000 words. The criteria for obtaining the degree is that the thesis represents a substantial contribution to knowledge, but the criteria are adapted to take account of the fact that the course lasts only two years.It should be noted that there is no formal taught element in this course of study. It does not provide a suitable foundation course from which to proceed to a higher research ... READ MORE

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41st / 131
CUG ranking
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2nd
CUG subject ranking
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2nd

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT
Full Time
2 years

Modules
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Entry requirements
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Details
Applicants for this course should have achieved a UK 2.1 Honours Degree.

Tuition fees

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£8,844 per year
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More info: The above mentioned fee is University Composition Fee. Students also additionally need to pay maintenance fee £14830.

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£25,758 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: The above mentioned fee is University Composition Fee. Students also additionally need to pay maintenance fee £14830 and settling In fee £350..

Students from EU EU Students
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£25,758 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: The above mentioned fee is University Composition Fee. Students also additionally need to pay maintenance fee £14830 and settling In fee £350..

International Students
International Fees
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Latest English Literature reviews

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05 Dec 18

MLitt in English Literature

Community is strong here (in college in your department). You have to be really good at working...
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05 Dec 18

MLitt in English Literature

Really great balance of social and academic...

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Where you'll study

University of Cambridge

The Old Schools Trinity Lane Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB2 1TN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cambridge  0.6 miles away

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