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 2015 will be available from 1 September 2014.



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 Ph.D. please state precisely which of the area you are applying for on your research proposal i.e.

Modern and Contemporary Literature

18th Century and Romantic Literature

Renaissance Literature

Medieval Literature

American Literature

Criticism and Culture



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