12 months
14450 GBP/year
6550 GBP/year
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The MA English course at University of Wolverhampton aims to provide a stimulating intellectual environment that will enable you to build upon the interests and skills you acquired at undergraduate level.


The MA English course at University of Wolverhampton features core modules in both advanced critical theory and research methodologies that will enhance your abilities in academic research, writing, and presentation, enabling you to meet the standards demanded by employers throughout your professional life.

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Provide evidence of a high level of independent thought and originality in the context of English Studies.
  • Demonstrate a capacity for high-order thinking with independent analysis, synthesis and scholarly engagement.
  • Demonstrate an ability to contextualise and synthesise various methodologies, theories and analytical tool relevant to English studies.
  • Employ a thorough and sophisticated use of academic conventions and expressive style to a level appropriate for publication. 

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Analysing Talk and Text
  • Connectivities 1: Literature, Film and Visual Cultures
  • Connectivities 2: Literature, Genre and Period
  • Corpus 1: Pre-20th-Century Writers and their Work
  • Corpus 2: Post-1900 Writers and their Work
  • Learning and Processing Language

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Direct applications can be made any time prior to the course start date but we will need sufficient time to process it.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students should have a good honours BA honours degree, normally with at least half of that Award in English.   
  • Once a written application has been received (including references), the subject team may decide that an applicant requires an interview before a final decision is made on her/his application.  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14450 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6550 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6550 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part time 

  • Home: £3998 per year

Living costs for Wolverhampton

550 - 900 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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