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Creative Writing

Nottingham University Business School

M.A.
12 months
Duration
17910 GBP/year
7290 GBP/year
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About

Led by published authors and poets, you'll explore the writing process within the contexts of publication and professional writing.

Overview

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.

Key facts

  • 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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Creative Writing Conventions and Techniques
  • Writing Workshop: Fiction
  • Learning to Read: criticism for creative writers
  • Writing Workshop: Poetry
  • Practice and Practitioners

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

2.1 (Upper 2nd class hons degree or international equivalent)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17910 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17910 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7290 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7290 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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