Italian Studies at Birmingham is large and long-established, with world-class research. It is part of the Department of Modern Languages.
We have one of the biggest, and most vibrant, postgraduate communities in the UK for Italian Studies, and you will receive supervision and teaching by international scholars with wide-ranging expertise, especially in cultural, political, cinema, and literary studies.
Effective support provided to postgraduate researchers by the Department and University:
- PhD progress vivas each year to prepare for the final viva.
- A yearly pg symposium with the University of Warwick where pg researchers present their work and get essential feedback.TNA meetings to discuss training needs and give advice on career progression.
- Regular School pg forums (currently organised by members of Italian Studies)
- Individual advice on making funding applications
Co-taught by staff in History, Modern Languages and Theology and Religion, this interdisciplinary programme will immerse you in past and present debates about researching, remembering and commemorating the Holocaust and other genocides.
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Italian Studies at Birmingham has an excellent record in attracting postgraduate students and offers a vibrant postgraduate community that is firmly anchored within the broader context of Modern Languages.
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The MRes in Sexuality and Gender Studies is an example of truly interdisciplinary collaboration, staffed by academics from a range of disciplines, each bringing their specific expertise to bear on the topics under discussion.
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You will receive supervision from leading international scholars of interdisciplinary Sexuality and Gender Studies.
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Translation, as a trade and an art, plays and important part in bringing nations together, and facilitating dialogue, understanding and co-operation.
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This programme offers promising candidates the opportunity to carry out research in the field of Translation Studies. As well as campus-based opportunities, you can also study by distance learning.
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Answering your questions and concerns about the outcome of the EU referendum.
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.