Definition of MLitt in US English:



  • Master of Letters.

    ‘Susan Williams, MLitt’
    • ‘Our specialist taught MLitt degrees are aimed at students who have a more complete philosophical background - normally the equivalent to a first or upper second class degree in analytic philosophy.’
    • ‘I teach a post-graduate module in writing poetry, as part of our Creative Writing MLitt.’
    • ‘Take a look at the wide range of MLitt programmes we have on offer.’
    • ‘Admission to Oxford's MSt in Historical Research is based on the assumption that students are working towards their Oxford DPhil or MLitt and are admitted as such as Probationer Research Students.’


From Latin Magister Litterarum.