|Location||United Kingdom, Guildford, Surrey|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£14,500.00 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Applicants should have a first or 2.1 degree (or equivalent) and will be asked as part of the application procedure to provide a portfolio of creative material (5,000 words prose or equivalent). In exceptional cases, students with a proven commitment to creative writing but no first degree may also be admitted.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take verified copies of the entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
IELTS: 7.0 overall (with at least 7.0 in Writing and 6.0 in each other component)
At least 1 reference(s) should be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
A relevant portfolio is required.
creative material (5,000 words prose or equivalent)
Applicant is required to submit a portfolio
Our Creative Writing programme will build your confidence and technical ability in composing creative prose and poetry, while also developing a deeper and more extensive critical awareness of the cultural, literary and theoretical history of text production.
The programme is designed to assist aspiring writers with honing and developing their writing skills in prose fiction and poetry. We will help you to locate your work in its historical and cultural context, and you will become familiar with the history of literary production.
The programme will equip you with the research and writing skills you will need to produce both critically informed prose or poetry and creative criticism. You will also have the chance to reflect productively on both the creative process itself and the finished work that has resulted from it.
The MA in Creative Writing is taught by published writers and research-active academics expert in their fields