Nottingham Trent University

MA Program

Location: 
Nottingham, England
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
1-2 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
10-20
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee: 
$0
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Rory Waterman
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Sarah Jackson, Andrew Taylor, Rory Waterman
Fiction: David Belbin
Screenwriting: Georgina Lock

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

This program offers competitive bursaries; please see the website for details.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 

Each year, the MA in Creative Writing students at Nottingham Trent University publish an annual anthology of creative writing. The program also has close links with the National Videogame Arcade, the TLS, and other literary organizations, publishers and agents, as well as publications and presses including the staff-run New Walk Magazine and Erbacce. There are also prestigious work experience placements and writers' residencies available only to successful applicants from our program.

Other Features: 

The MA in Creative Writing at Nottingham Trent University is one of the longest established postgraduate courses of its kind in the UK with a strong record of publication by its graduates. 

The program also offers concentrations in children's and young adult fiction and writing for stage, radio, and screen.

Students can attend the program full-time for one year or part-time for two years.