Modern Languages (Research) University of Birmingham

This programme provides graduates with an outstanding opportunity to further both research and foreign language skills through a tailored programme which is unique in the UK.

  • Qualification

    Master of Research - MRes

  • Study mode


  • Location

    Edgbaston Campus

  • Start date

    September 2017

  • Duration

    1 year

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Course details


Graduates will carry out a research project of their choice, under the supervision of an expert, and follow 3 taught modules: research skills; graduate-level language skills (either specialist academic skills in their main foreign language or advanced reading skills in a new language); a module exploring key moments in modern European culture through concepts of ‘radicalism’ and counter-culture.

Assessment method

Research project.

Entry requirements

This programme welcomes applicants from a range of disciplinary and interdisciplinary perspectives, but a good Honours degree in a Modern Language or other Humanities subject area with, where appropriate, competence in the relevant foreign language equivalent to degree level standard is required.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £4,195 Year 1
International £15,210 Year 1
England £4,195 Year 1
Northern Ireland £4,195 Year 1
Scotland £4,195 Year 1
Wales £4,195 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

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