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About

The Comparative Literature Graduate Program offered by the University of California, Davis, enables students to study several literatures in their original languages in a theoretically and historically informed context and from an interdisciplinary and multicultural perspective.

Overview

Key facts

Comparative Literature at the University of California, Davis, provides students the opportunity to create an individual program tailored to their unique interests and goals. Individually supervised instruction and specially designed qualifying exams permit students to pursue their interests in depth and with great flexibility. The department offers both a Ph.D. and a two-year, thesis-based M.A. program. Ph.D. students study three literatures in the original languages and have the option of being examined on a special topic of their own choosing instead of their third literature. The M.A. program combines core courses on the theory and practice of comparison with broad opportunities for work in specific languages and literatures.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Colloquium in Comparative Literature
  • Guided Research in Comparative Literature
  • Approaches to Critical Theory
  • Graduate seminars in Primary Literature of concentration
  • Graduate seminar in Secondary Literature of concentration

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Fee: $120 domestic, $140 international.
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Personal History Statement
  • Sample of recent written work
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Transcript Translations

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26544 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26544 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    26544 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26544 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11442 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11442 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Davis

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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