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Faculty of Arts
UNB Fredericton

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Graduate studies in English

A friendly, supportive learning environment

Our graduate program offers small class sizes and personal guidance from nationally acclaimed professors and supervisors.

Application deadlines: Dec. 1 (PhD), Jan. 15 (MA)

Areas of study

We have active researchers working in a broad range of fields, including medieval and early modern literature, restoration and 18th-century literature, romantic and Victorian literature, modern (British and American) studies, Canadian and post-colonial literature, textual/editorial studies, women's and gender studies, literary and cultural theory, drama and film.

The department boasts talented practitioners and instructors in all major genres of creative writing--fiction, poetry, playwriting and screenwriting--as well as expertise in non-fiction and travel writing.

Our graduates, in both academic and creative fields, have gone on to publish their work with esteemed journals and as books.

How to apply

Find UNB’s application process and requirements at the School of Graduate Studies.

Graduate policies

The School of Graduate Studies (SGS) graduate regulations are the official source for students, faculty and staff concerning all aspects of graduate programming.

SGS regulations   Department policies