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English Literary Studies MA

University of Exeter

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Course options

  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    Streatham Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Overview

  • Eight flexible pathways and a broad range of modules
  • Valued by employers for the combination of communication and analytical skills it fosters, specifically an enhanced understanding of literature and media in their historical and cultural contexts
  • Ideal for students wishing to extend and enhance their studies before starting their career
  • Specifically designed for those seeking high level training prior to embarking on doctoral research

Careers

An English degree is a uniquely versatile qualification valued by employers for the combination of communication and analytical skills as well as combining an understanding of literature and media in a historical and cultural context. For some of our students the MA is a step on the path to doctoral study, for others it opens up a range of career paths in areas such as teaching, publishing, media, journalism, advertising and communications.

In recent years the positions some of our graduates have gone on to include:

Copywriter
Marketing Assistant
Assistant Editor
Publishing Assistant
Editorial Assistant
Freelance Journalist
Writer

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 19,400per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Exeter

  • University League Table

    13th

  • Campus address

    University of Exeter, Northcote House, The Queen's Drive, Exeter, Devon, EX4 4QJ, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    9th out of 100 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 206
    159 78%

    14th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    74.0 74%

    17th

    13
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.10 82%

    46th

    13

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