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MA for Research in Hispanic Studies

The MA for Research in Hispanic Studies is suitable for beginning researchers who want to deepen or extend their knowledge before defining a research topic. The course has two parts:

  1. Taught modules (core Modern Languages theory module plus optional modules and/or guided independent study)
  2. Dissertation

Duration: 12 months full-time; 24 months part-time
Assessment: 40,000 word dissertation

Come and join us!

Hispanic Studies launched at Warwick in September 2012 with the appointment of three experienced Hispanists working at the cutting edge of the discipline: Professor Alison Ribeiro de Menezes, Dr Kirsty Hooper and Dr Fabienne Viala. If you're interested in coming to Warwick to study, your first move should be to contact the member of Hispanic Studies staff whose interests most closely align with your own. Find out more about our research specialisms. We welcome enquiries!

An outstanding research environment

In addition to working closely with the Hispanic Studies team, postgraduate researchers in Hispanic Studies will be able to draw on Warwick's existing strength, depth and experience in supporting outstanding postgraduate research in related areas, including the Modern Languages (French, German, Italian), Comparative American Studies, English and Comparative Literary Studies, Caribbean Studies and Global History and Culture. You will be a member of the Warwick Graduate School and will have the opportunity to access the facilities of Warwick research centres such as the Institute of Advanced Study and the Humanities Research Centre.

Postgraduate admissions enquiries

For further information about postgraduate degrees please send your enquiry to

Dr Tom Whittaker
Director of Graduate Studies, Hispanic Studies
Email T dot Whittaker at warwick dot ac dot uk