Bath Spa University

PhD Program

Bath, England
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
3 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Dr. Tracy Brain
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Lucy English, Carrie Etter, Tim Liardet, Steve May, Gerard Woodward
Fiction: Celia Brayfield, Lucy English, Carrie Etter, Julia Green, Tessa Hadley, Steve May, Jonathan Neale, Mimi Thebo, Steve Voake, Gerard Woodward
Nonfiction: Celia Brayfield, Paul Evans, Richard Kerridge, Jonathan Neale
Drama: Steve May, Jonathan Neale

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

There is no program funding available; several scholarship and fellowship opportunities are listed on their website. There may be teaching opportunities available, especially beginning in the second year.

Other Features: 

This program hosts visiting writers, literary agents, and publishers. Genres of study include scriptwriting and writing for young people. The program also publishes an anthology of student work that is distributed to publishers and agents.