The School of English, renowned for its excellence in research and teaching, offers a masters in creative writing led by published authors and poets.
The Creative Writing MA brings together creative and critical practices, exploring the writing process within the contexts of publication and professional writing.
- Students are part of a rich and diverse postgraduate research community
- There is a lively writing culture in Nottingham, and students are strongly encouraged to attend and take part in the many events on offer
- Masters students join in a range of activities and events associated with write, create, perform at Nottingham
- Students have the opportunity to contribute to the work of the high-profile literary journal based in the School of English: The Letters Page
- Ranked 6th for creative writing and 11th for English in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019
- Ranked 6th for creative writing and 7th for English and in The Complete University Guide 2019
- Ranked 45th for English language and literature in the QS World University Rankings 2018
- 9th in the UK for research power in the Research Excellence Framework, 2014
- The programme offers an excellent route towards pursuing a PhD
More informationVisit official programme website
- Creative Writing Conventions and Techniques
- Writing Workshop: Fiction
- Learning to Read: criticism for creative writers
- Writing Workshop: Poetry
- Practice and Practitioners
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesCreative Writing View 200 other Masters in Creative Writing in United Kingdom
2.1 (Upper 2nd class hons degree or international equivalent)
International17910 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 17910 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA7290 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 7290 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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