School of English and Journalism Postgraduate Programmes

21st Century Literature - MA

The field of literature in the 21st Century has undergone an exciting transformation. Major cultural, social, and political shifts have taken place in the new millennia inspiring a new wave of literary creativity.


Creative Writing - MA

MA Creative Writing is an innovative and exciting course that provides students with opportunities to work closely with practising creative writers and professionals from the publishing industry. It aims to encourage students to improve their craft as a writer, develop their philosophy of composition, and explore contemporary forms of literature and the creative industries.


Creative Writing - MPhil/PhD

The School of English and Journalism offers advanced research opportunities within the subject of creative writing. This research programme aims to provide training for a career in writing, from fiction to screen and radio adaptation.


Creative Writing and Publishing - MA

MA Creative Writing and Publishing is an exciting and innovative Master’s programme offered by the University of Lincoln in partnership with The Guardian.


English - MA by Research

The MA by Research in English is designed for students who have a passion to pursue a research project defined by themselves, but with the support of an academic environment and supervisors.


English - MPhil/PhD

The School of English and Journalism offers advanced research opportunities in the subject of English.


English Studies - MA

From contemporary writing to literatures of the past, this Masters enables students to develop a deeper level of critical understanding, and the opportunity to enhance writing, communication, and research skills.


International Journalism - MA

The MA International Journalism is an innovative new programme delivered in partnership between the Thomson Reuters Foundation and the University of Lincoln, designed to equip new generations of journalists to report impartially on critical global issues facing society today.


Journalism - MA by Research

Lincoln’s MA by Research Journalism enables students to learn how to manage a complex research project of their choice, while demonstrating initiative and self-reliance in pursuing research goals.


Journalism - MA

This programme aims to provide the professional and practical training needed for a career in the exciting world of journalism. It also offers an academically rigorous approach to critical analysis of the subject.


Journalism - MPhil/PhD

The School of English and Journalism offers research opportunities at the highest level of academic qualification: a PhD or a PhD by Practice.


Journalism (Arts) - MA

This Master’s is designed to focus on the reporting of the arts for those wishing to enter one of the fastest-growing areas of journalism.


Journalism (Digital) - MA

The new millennium has brought change to the global media landscape, and the majority of publications are now accessed online. The Journalism Digital MA aims to prepare graduates for a career working at the forefront of the digital media revolution where expectations of speed, accuracy, and quality are high.


Journalism (Science and Environment) - MA

There is growing demand for science journalists who can report on health and environment issues accurately and succinctly. This Master’s programme is designed to offer the practical and theoretical training needed for those wishing to communicate science and environmental issues to the public.


Journalism (Sports) - MA

Now an essential part of many news organisations, sports journalism has become a well-respected element of the media. Combing a passion for sports with the practical skills of being a journalist, this Masters programme aims to prepare graduates for a career in this exciting arena.


Journalism (War and International Human Rights) - MA

MA Journalism (War and International Human Rights) focuses on the study of war reporting and international human rights. It provides an opportunity to analyse the role of the news media and journalism in conflicts, peace efforts, and human rights.


Public Relations - MA

In today’s competitive marketplace, good PR and a solid reputation is key to a business’s survival and success. Lincoln’s MA Public Relations is designed to explore the role of PR in commercial and not-for-profit organisations, with an emphasis on theory and the ability to critically assess contemporary issues in communications.


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