Bath Spa University

MA Program

Location: 
Bath, England
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
1 Year
Incoming Class Size: 
40
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Richard Kerridge
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Lucy English, Carrie Etter, Tim Liardet, Gerard Woodward
Fiction: Celia Brayfield, Gavin Bower, Nathan Filer, Aminatta Forna, Maggie Gee, Samantha Harvey, Philip Hensher, Claire Kendal, Kate Pullinger, Fay Weldon, Gerard Woodward
Nonfiction: Richard Kerridge, Stephen Moss

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

There is no program funding available; several scholarship and fellowship opportunities are listed on their website.

Other Features: 

Throughout the year there are regular visits by writers, literary agents, magazine editors and publishers. Other masters programs at Bath Spa University specialize in scriptwriting, travel and nature writing, and writing for young people.

Graduates: 

Susan Beale, Laurie Canciani, Lucy English, Nathan Filer, Melanie Golding, Tessa Hadley, Samantha Harvey, Matt Haw, Bea Hitchman, Matt Hooton, Nikita Lalwani, Jane Shemilt, Vik Shirley, Priyanka Sutaria, Tom Weir