Postgraduate study in Drama and Theatre Arts 


We offer a range of postgraduate study options which combine teaching and research:

Directing MRes

The MRes Directing is a masters level qualification, in the same way as an MA Directing or MFA.

Our programme is structured to ensure you gain credit for the taught and theatre industry placement elements, as well as significant credit for the practical project at the [more...]

Humanities MA/Diploma/Certificate

This new interdisciplinary programme draws on expertise in the Humanities from across the College of Arts and Law, allowing you to select modules from a range of disciplines in order to complete a Certificate, Diploma or Masters level qualification.

The programme’s core [more...]

Playwriting Studies MRes

This is Britain's leading programme dedicated to the craft of the dramatist.

It was founded by internationally renowned playwright Professor David Edgar and is now convened by professional playwright Fraser Grace.

Alumni from the programme have embarked on successful careers [more...]

College of Arts and Law Graduate School

The School of English, Drama and American & Canadian Studies offers a wide range of postgraduate programmes. Visit the EDACS website for details. All of our postgraduate students become part of the College of Arts and Law Graduate School. Visit the website to find out more about its vibrant research community and top class facilities, as well as funding and scholarship opportunities