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PhDDoctoral School of Literary and Cultural Studies

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Program description:
The Doctoral Program in Literature is a four-year program run by the Doctoral School in Literature, comprising studies related to world literature and literary criticism. Diverse topics of culture and the arts are also incorporated in the program. Students are offered workshop seminars in various historical and theoretical subjects. They also attend special dissertation seminars as well as courses of their own choice. The program promotes individual research, and enhances the development of high-quality academic presentation and writing skills. The language of the program is English

Application and admission requirements:
MA degree, B2 level competence in English, letter of motivation, research plan Applicants present themselves and their projects in an oral Skype interview.

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Applicants register via the online application system. The entrance exam will be conducted in person, at a venue belonging to the Faculty of Arts OR at a venue previously designated by the Faculty of Arts in the applicant’s place of residence OR through a Skype interview. Identification of the applicant happens on the basis of personal documents. The entrance exam consists of an interview of motivation.

Dr. János Nagyillés
associate professor

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Not available for applying at the moment

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Not available for applying at the moment

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States