Italian Studies at Leeds offers the research degrees MA by Research and PhD. Supervision is available in most areas of Italian studies. Members of staff have special interests in Dante and the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, modern fiction, film, cultural studies, narratology, Sardinia, the history of the language, and printing and the history of the book. For details of our specialisms, view our academic staff profiles section.
Please see our current research students' profiles, to read about current research projects. For information on fees, entry requirements and how to apply, please visit the Research postgraduate admissions page.
You can also pursue your study of Italian language and culture by taking one of the following taught MA programmes:
- MA Conference Interpreting and Translation Studies
- MA Applied Translation Studies
- MA Audiovisual Translation Studies
- MA Professional Language and Intercultural Studies
For information on individual programmes, how to apply, fees and scholarships please visit the Taught Postgraduate admissions page.
The School of Languages, Cultures and Societies offers a range of funding schemes. Most have quite specific eligibility criteria, so it is important that you check their details carefully. A full list of schemes currently available can be found on the Postgraduate scholarships pages.