The MA / PGDip / PGCert English at Oxford Brookes University enables you to develop subject expertise at an advanced level, and carry out independent research projects in your own areas of interest.
Why choose this course?
There are currently three MA pathways to choose from:
You can apply until:
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You need the following IELTS score:
The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.Take IELTS test
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You should normally hold an upper second-class honours degree, or its equivalent, in English Literature or a related subject.
If it is some time since you completed your undergraduate education, or you do not meet the standard requirement, it may be possible to consider your application based on evidence of other relevant personal and professional experience, the support of your referees, and examples of written work.English language requirements
If English is not your first language you will need to provide certification of your English language proficiency. For this course you will need an IELTS score of at least 7, with at least 6.0 in each element.
Where part time fees are quoted it is for the first year only. Fees will increase by approximately 2% each year
Sources of Funding for Postgraduate UK and EU students
Funding options for postgraduate international students
Oxford Brookes offers a range of scholarships to international postgraduate students who pay international fees.
StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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