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One of the UK's largest English departments, renowned for world-leading research which informs our high quality innovative teaching.

Masters funding

Full and partial scholarships available for UK, EU and International Students MA students.

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Post-offer Open Days

If you've got an offer to study one of our Undergraduate degrees, come to a post-offer Open Day and experience what it's like to be a student here.

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In Praise of Air

How a poem written by Prof Simon Armitage removed two tonnes of nitrogen oxide from the environment.

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Teaching

We provide research-led teaching across a wide range of subjects. Our students develop a deep understanding of their discipline and learn to think for themselves.

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Research

We have a distinguished record of internationally outstanding and innovative research. Our research interests extend from child language acquisition to Shakespeare, from 12th century texts to contemporary theatre.

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Open Days

See what it's like to study in the School of English at our next open day. Find out more about our undergraduate programmes, and meet staff and students.

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