New! Extra Masters Scholarships available for 2024-2025, click here.
The world-famous MA in Children’s Literature is the oldest in Britain based on literary and cultural studies approaches. The MA is taught by leading international experts in Children’s Literature and is run by the ‘Graduate Centre for International Research in Childhood: Literature, Culture, Media (CIRCL)’. It is formally a Master’s Research (MRes) because it provides excellent training for further research at PhD level, but it is a fully taught degree. This is an academically outstanding course on Children’s Literature and its history, critical approaches and theoretical issues. It also includes engagement with childhood studies and children’s media.
MA in Children’s Literature and PhD Students’ Application
Applications for the world-famous MA (formally M(Res)) in Children’s Literature and PhD are through the University of Reading’s online application system. The buttons on this page will take you to these links. If you have any questions about the M(Res) in Children’s Literature before you apply, please read about MA Information or if you have questions about the CIRCL PhD please read the PhD page. For more questions feel free to contact our staff.
For more information
Contact CIRCL staff
- New! Extra Masters Scholarships available for 2024-2025, click here.https://www.reading.ac.uk/ready-to-study/study/fees-and-funding/masters-scholarships
- Viva success Natthavimol (‘Sai’) Wangsittikul!CIRCL PhD student Natthavimol (‘Sai’) Wangsittikul passed her viva on… Read more: Viva success Natthavimol (‘Sai’) Wangsittikul!
- PhD success Ian Mulholland!CIRCL PhD student Ian Mulholland passed his PhD on 10-10-2023… Read more: PhD success Ian Mulholland!