English Research Degrees – PhD
Attendance Full Time, Part Time, Distance Learning
A PhD in English will help you to develop research skills that support professional practice, research and/or academic careers. You will work closely with a team of specialist academics in your chosen field, and receive excellent support tailored to your individual needs.
What’s covered in the course?
A PhD enables you to follow a programme of self-directed, independent study, supported by experienced supervisors who are themselves experts in their area. You will also be supported by the wider research community in the Faculty and you will have regular opportunities to attend research seminars, conferences and symposia.
Why Choose Us?
- The School of English at BCU is a small, friendly academic environment that offers excellent support to all of our PhD students.
- As well as a main supervisor (or Director of Studies), you will have a second supervisor to read and comment on your work.
- We have a strong research culture and provide a range of career development opportunities to our graduate students.