The Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures at the
University of Toronto is the oldest and largest department of German in
addition to the department's traditional strength in literary and
intellectual history, faculty and students are conducting research in
German cinema, critical theory, language pedagogy, medieval studies,
travel literature, as well as postcolonial, psychoanalytic, and
The department offers a graduate program of study in the field of German Literature, Culture and Theory, leading to a Doctor of Philosophy.
The PhD degree is normally completed in four to five
years. The Department also offers an MA program, with a separate fact sheet.
German Literature, Culture and Theory - PhD