How to Apply

To start the application process you must first visit the Graduate Admissions website where you will be able to access the online application facility.

Application forms for entry in October 2014 will be available from 1 September 2013.



If you have any queries about the application process please contact Anna Fox at the Degree Committee Office.

Notes on applying

If you are applying for the MPhil in English Studies please state precisely which of the three options you are applying for on your research proposal i.e.

MPhil in English Studies: 18th Century and Romantic Studies

MPhil in English Studies: Criticism and Culture

MPhil in English Studies: Modern and Contemporary Literature


Writing sample - Please note that this can be one long piece of work of around 5,000-7,000 words or several shorter essays.