We offer a range of postgraduate study options which combine teaching and research:
This programme is not accepting applications for the 2016-7 academic year, but please do contact Dr Adam Ledger to discuss the course and to register your interest.
The MRes Directing is a masters level qualification, in the same way as an MA Directing or MFA.
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The Drama and Theatre Arts department offers promising candidates the opportunity to carry out research in a dynamic environment which allows students, scholars and theatre practitioners to work together to achieve a new breadth and depth in the study of drama.
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This innovative new programme allows academic research to be conducted through practical experimentation, such as the investigation of processes of theatre making or the practical application of particular aesthetic theories.
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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.
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Major funding opportunity for Home/EU students on our PhD programmes
We are part of the Midlands3Cities consortium, offering up to 89 Arts and Humanities Research Council funded studentships. This includes full research fees, a substantial maintenance grant and additional research training support. Applications are now open.
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.