Creative Writing at University of Essex

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Creative Writing

On the MA Creative Writing at the University of Essex, you deepen your knowledge of literary tradition, exploring different modes and genres in order to develop your own creative and expressive written skills. 

Important facts of Creative Writing

Courses include:

  • Dissertation
  • Research for Creative Practice
  • The New Nature Writing
  • Writing the Novel
  • Oulipian Practice
  • Creative Writing Workshop
  • Dramatic Structure

Fulltime duration:
12 months

Study start date:
2024-10-03 (Every year in October)

Application deadline:
2024-07-01 (Every year in July)

Tuition fees:

  • GBP 21700 /year (international)
  • GBP 10000 /year (national)


  • Creative Writing
University of Essex

University of Essex

Colchester, United Kingdom

Home to the curious, brave, and bold. We’re a university where curiosity prevails, and where exploring new ways of thinking and pushing boundaries, isn’t just encouraged, it’s expected. We’re about people who love to learn how, but want to challenge why.