The School offers opportunities for full-time and part-time study leading to the degrees of PhD and MPhil. Students are supervised by internationally renowned scholars and enjoy the benefits of joining a prestigious, well-supported, and lively research environment with excellent Facilities.
The attention of potential students is particularly drawn to the opportunities for specialised research in the School’s research Centres: the Centre for Critical and Cultural Theory, for Editorial and Intertextual Research, for Language and Communication Research, the Health Communication Research Centre, and the Centre for Applied Ethics. In addition, individual staff members offer expert supervision across a wide range of topics in English Literature and Philosophy.
We regard our research students as central participants in the intellectual life of this community. We take the training of research students very seriously, providing facilities and supervisory guidance which will help each student to flourish intellectually and work productively. If you want to know more about the programmes in any of these subjects and more details about the specific research interests of individual members of staff, click on the relevant programme below: