Postgraduate Studentship in Literature, Drama and Creative Writing

University of East Anglia - Faculty of Arts and Humanities Studentships

Start Date: September 2017

The School of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing is pleased to announce the availability of 1 Home/EU MA funded studentship for entry in 2017/18. Studentships are available as +1 (Master's only) or 1+3 (Master's and PhD). For UK residents awards consist of fees (£7,300) and a tax-free stipend of £9,681. For EU residents awards are on a fees only basis (£7,300).

All applicants will be assessed on the merit of their full application.

Applicants wishing to be considered for a 1+3 studentship (Master's and PhD) should apply for a place on both a Master's programme and a PhD programme in the Faculty and hold an offer on the MA programme by 11 January 2017. PhD offers will be considered subsequently.

Applicants wishing to be considered for a +1 studentship (Master's only) should apply for a place on the Master's programme by 31 March 2017. This funding is part of the University’s commitment to developing and enhancing postgraduate education in all disciplines of the Arts and Humanities.

Please note that priority will be given to 1+3 applications.

Begin your application to study now:

Or alternatively contact us: Email or Tel +44 (0)1603 591515

Postgraduate Loans

Funding for postgraduate students wishing to start their studies in 2017 has been approved by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills. Find out more:

Literature, Drama and Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia
Literature, Drama and Creative Writing at UEA has a long-established international reputation in literary studies.

World famous for our pioneering courses in creative writing, we are also home to prize winning scholars and translators of literature and drama for all periods.

Studying with us means joining some of the most satisfied students in the UK. Our students rated English and Creative Writing with 96 per cent teaching satisfaction in the 2017 Guardian University Guide.

In the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014), the School ranked Top 10 among UK English departments with 82 per cent of our research rated “world leading” or “internationally excellent”.

A research-intensive institution, UEA is ranked in the world’s Top 100 universities for research excellence (Leiden ranking); placed in the UK Top 15 for research impact (Leiden), and World Top 100 for research citations in the Times Higher World University Rankings 2016-17.

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