South Gate Creative Writing School offers aspiring authors a Degree of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, while providing a practical education in the art and business of storytelling for modern media.

Master popular genres while developing your unique voice, along with a small, supportive and diverse group of peers. Study in Denmark or online, and learn the skills to become a working writer.

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Every semester dives into a different popular genre or trend. You’ll learn its history and evolution while reading relevant texts by the masters.

You’ll learn the craft of popular structures and tropes in fiction, so you can use or abuse them in your own writing.


You’ll read, watch, analyze, and practice writing for various media, including popular and literary fiction, play and film, children’s literature, young adult, and game narrative.

Your business classes will teach you how to become a freelance writer, develop your author platform, publish your work, apply for grants, write articles, reviews, and more.


South Gate's school of creative writing is a boutique institution, with students numbering below 25, by choice.

This highly personal creative writing program means that you’ll receive a hand-crafted education tailored to the times and adapted to your level, needs, and interests.


You’ll spend 4 years with South Gate earning your Degree of Fine Arts in Creative Writing.

Your accomplishment will be recognized as a Level 6 (bachelor level) education according to the European Qualification Framework.

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