MA courses in creative writing require a huge amount of dedication, but a number of regulars come to the retreats to work on their MA manuscripts and say that they are a good way of learning and ensuring you finish an entire project. So here, in no particular order, are some MA creative writing courses based in London.

London Southbank University

Part-time Evening Creative Writing MA and undergraduate courses

City University London

Full and Part-time MA courses with a focus in novel writing, creative non-fiction and plays/screenplays.

Birkbeck, University of London

Part-time MAs with pathways in novel writing, narrative non-fiction and plays/screenplays, one-year certificate courses, and shorter series of evening classes.

London Met University

Full or part-time (day) MA with options in various genres and types of writing.

Goldsmiths, University of London

MA in Creative & Life Writing. Full or part-time study with a focus on both writing and critical examination of writing.

Kingston University

Full or part-time MA including criticism and literary theory.

Roehampton University

MA in Creative & Professional Writing, including creative non-fiction. Full or part-time.

University of Westminster

MA Creative Writing: Writing the City. The first MA course to focus entirely on London. Full or part-time.

Royal Holloway University

MA in creative writing including both fiction and poetry and at routes to publication. Full or part-time.

Have I missed any?