Welsh research

Postgraduate research programmes available for online application in the School of Welsh are listed together with possible start dates.

The titles of research programmes are generic to encompass the wide range of research opportunities available. The research areas for MPhil and PhD specified below reflect the areas of expertise within this School. You will be given an opportunity to specify your proposed project/topic later in the application.

Research areas for MPhil and PhD include:

Language Planning and Policy, Sociolinguistics, The History and Development of the Welsh Language, Welsh American Studies, Welsh Ethnological Studies, Welsh Literature

To proceed with your application:

  • identify the programme you want to apply for
  • decide whether you would like to study on a full time or part time basis
  • select your preferred start date.
Programme nameMode of attendanceStarting date
Doctor of Philosophy (Creative & Critical Writing) (April Start) Full-time 1 April 2017
  Full-time 1 April 2018
Doctor of Philosophy (Creative & Critical Writing) (January Start) Full-time 3 January 2018
Doctor of Philosophy (Creative & Critical Writing) (July Start) Full-time 1 July 2017
  Full-time 1 July 2018
Doctor of Philosophy (Welsh) (April Start) Full-time 1 April 2017
 Full-time1 April 2018
Doctor of Philosophy (Creative & Critical Writing) (October Start) Full-time 10 October 2017
  Full-time 10 October 2018
Doctor of Philosophy (Welsh) (January Start) Full-time 3 January 2018
Doctor of Philosophy (Welsh) (July Start) Full-time 1 July 2017
  Full-time 1 July 2018
Doctor of Philosophy (Welsh) (October Start) Full-time 10 October 2017
  Full-time 10 October 2018
Master of Philosophy (Creative & Critical Writing) (April Start) Full-time 1 April 2017
  Full-time 1 April 2018
Master of Philosophy (Creative & Critical Writing) (January Start) Full-time 3 January 2018
Master of Philosophy (Creative & Critical Writing) (July Start) Full-time 1 July 2017
  Full-time 1 July 2018
Master of Philosophy (Creative & Critical Writing) (October Start) Full-time 10 October 2017
  Full-time 10 October 2018
Master of Philosophy (Welsh) (April Start) Full-time 1 April 2017
  Full-time 1 April 2018
Master of Philosophy (Welsh) (January Start) Full-time 3 January 2018
Master of Philosophy (Welsh) (July Start) Full-time 1 July 2017
  Full-time 1 July 2018
Master of Philosophy (Welsh) (October Start) Full-time 10 October 2017
  Full-time 10 October 2018
Doctor of Philosophy (Creative & Critical Writing) (April Start) Part-time 1 April 2017
  Part-time 1 April 2018
Doctor of Philosophy (Creative & Critical Writing) (January Start) Part-time 3 January 2018
Doctor of Philosophy (Creative & Critical Writing) (July Start) Part-time 1 July 2017
  Part-time 1 July 2018
Doctor of Philosophy (Creative & Critical Writing) (October Start) Part-time 10 October 2017
  Part-time 10 October 2018
Doctor of Philosophy (Welsh) (April Start) Part-time 1 April 2017
  Part-time 1 April 2018
Doctor of Philosophy (Welsh) (January Start) Part-time 3 January 2018
Doctor of Philosophy (Welsh) (July Start) Part-time 1 July 2017
  Part-time 1 July 2018
Doctor of Philosophy (Welsh) (September Start) Part-time 10 September 2017
  Part-time 10 September 2018
Master of Philosophy (Creative & Critical Writing) (April Start) Part-time 1 April 2017
  Part-time 1 April 2018
Master of Philosophy (Creative & Critical Writing) (January Start) Part-time 3 January 2018
Master of Philosophy (Creative & Critical Writing) (July Start) Part-time 1 July 2017
  Part-time 1 July 2018
Master of Philosophy (Creative & Critical Writing) (October Start) Part-time 10 October 2017
  Part-time 10 October 2018
Master of Philosophy (Welsh) (April Start) Part-time 1 April 2017
  Part-time 1 April 2018
Master of Philosophy (Welsh) (January Start) Part-time 3 January 2018
Master of Philosophy (Welsh) (July Start) Part-time 1 July 2017
  Part-time 1 July 2018
Master of Philosophy (Welsh) (October Start) Part-time 10 October 2017
  Part-time 10 October 2018

If you have difficulty locating the programme you want to apply for please check the name of the programme in postgraduate course finder using the postgraduate prospectus.

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