1st for Research Environment

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

An extraordinary student experience

We're the number one university in the Russell Group for student experience. Our Students' Union came top for the ninth year running.

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Postgraduate Study at Sheffield

Find out more about the School, funding, careers and research opportunities at our Postgraduate Open Day on 28 April 2017.

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2 PhD WRoCAH Scholarships Available

We are pleased to announce 2 fully-funded three-year full-time PhD studentship on the topics of 'The emergence of Holocaust memory in central and eastern Europe' and 'Theories of Loss in Cultural Representations of Extinction'.

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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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