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MPhil/PhD in Hispanic Studies

Standard duration: Full-time 3-4 years, Part-time Up to 7 years

Min. entry requirements: 2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) and ideally a Master’s in a related subject

English Language: IELTS 7.0, Band B

On the PhD programme, you choose your own research topic, conduct independent research under the supervision and guidance of an expert in the field and supported by appropriate research and skills training, and submit an 80,000-word dissertation.

Research interests

Cultural Memory Across the Hispanic World; Modern and Contemporary Hispanic Literatures and Cultures; 19th- Century Spanish Literature and Culture and its Relations to Colonialism; Regional
Spanish Cultures, especially Galicia; The Caribbean, especially intersections between Hispanophone, Anglophone and Francophone cultures; Diaspora, Cultural Identity and Cultural Exchange; Digital
Approaches to Humanities Research; Aspects of Hispanic Visual and Musical Cultures.

Application Fact File

Entry Requirements

MA by Research in Hispanic Studies: 2:i undergraduate degree in a related subject

MPhil/PhD in Hispanic Studies: 2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) and Master’s in a related subject

English Language Requirements

Band B


All applications should be made online

Tuition Fees

(2015/2016 rates)

Home/EU: Full-time £4,095, Part-time £2,457

Overseas: (band 1) Full-time £14,720, Part-time £8,832

Overseas: (band 2) Full-time £18,800, Part-time £11,280


Details of funding opportunities are available from the Graduate School website.


Department of Hispanic Studies,

Humanities Building
University of Warwick
Coventry CV4 7AL
Tel: +44 (0)24 76150418
hispanicstudies at warwick dot ac dot uk

Professor Alison Ribeiro de Menezes
Director of Graduate Studies
alison dot menezes at warwick dot ac dot uk

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