Postgraduate study in English

English at the University of Exeter is ranked 4th in the UK for research power, top 50 worldwide (QS World University Rankings 2014-15), and top 10 in all major UK university league tables. The Department aims to provide an unrivalled graduate experience. We have a rich and diverse graduate culture at both Masters and Doctoral level, backed up by strong supervisory and teaching expertise, top researchers and extensive research resources in a number of areas. Students at Exeter work in a lively, productive and enriching environment which encourages and supports them as they strive to achieve their intellectual ambitions.

  • £3.5 million external research funding awarded in the past 4 years
  • 29 fully funded doctoral studentships over the last 3 years
  • Flexible English Literary Studies MA with seven specialist pathways and a broad range of modules
  • Biggest film-related archive in the UK outside the British Film Institute, excellent facilities and resources, and unique collections of archives, manuscripts and book collections