Visual Culture

Known for our combination of pure, practice-led and applied approaches, and for using our knowledge for the betterment of society we offer PhD, MPhil, DProf and MRes study. We can provide you with guidance on how to write your research proposal and our entry requirements for a Research Degree.

Explore the Social Sciences and Humanities research areas.

Intellectually ambitious and culturally enhancing; our Visual Culture courses prepare you for careers that require highly skilled use of language and social awareness.

Enhance your career prospects

There is a strong focus on future career opportunities, with a programme of visiting speakers from relevant professional areas plus internship opportunities.

You could go on to a career that includes a significant element of professional and creative writing, teaching, journalism or publishing.

Make industry connections

Network with other writers, agents, TV producers and performance poets.


Our graduates include:

  • Quentin Crisp
  • George Baker