English Literature: Victorian Literature MA

  • Programme duration: Full-time: 12 months   Part-time: 24 months
  • Programme start: Autumn 2021
  • Entry requirements: You will need a good 2:1 class Bachelors degree in English studies or a similar subject.
English Victorian Literature ma

Career prospects

The independence of study, clarity of expression and skills in time-management demanded by all our taught programmes equip the successful graduate with the skills and knowledge base required for further academic study and research in English and other areas. In recent years, the Victorian MA pathway has an exceptionally strong record of producing successful PhD students, many of whom are now working in the academic field of Victorian studies.

Equipped as they are with high levels of empathy, concentration, and emotional intelligence, many graduates of this pathway also choose to enter careers such as teaching, publishing and journalism, or simply use their Victorian specialism as a distinctive and eye-catching part of their portfolio in applying for a whole range of graduate-level jobs, both on the national and the international stage.