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English MA
at University of Limerick

Limerick, Ireland

  • Tuition Fee 18,000
  • Country Rank#4
  • Duration12 Months
  • Score IELTS: 6.5 TOEFL: 90

Program Overview

The MA English trains students in first-class research skills; core courses include Research Methods and Literary Theory, specifically designed with the needs of MA English graduates in mind. For those keen to pursue careers in publishing, literary journalism, or communications, our hands-on Advanced Editing modules introduce students to the practical and theoretical skills necessary to produce a literary journal in print and digital form. These modules offer a collaborative opportunity for vital team-working experience; our students create, produce, and market the literary magazine The Ogham Stone, now recognized as a serious publishing option for both well-known and emerging authors wishing to reach new audiences.

Our award-winning teachers in English research and publish powerful writing of their own, encouraging scholarly enquiry across a range of perspectives and traditions. Electives offered by our faculty include:

  • Literary Modernism 
  • Issues in Modern and Contemporary Poetry
  • Politics and American Literature
  • Literatures of Migration
  • Feminist Literary Theory
  • Gender and Sexuality in Irish Writing
  • Postcolonial Theory and Literature
  • Irish Americas in Literature & Culture
  • Literature, Film, and Human Rights 
  • Situating Irish Gothic

Cost Of Studying At University of Limerick

Interest rates as low as 8.9% *


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