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.

Undergraduate open day

Find out why we're the Number One University in the Russell Group for student experience at our Open Day on Saturday 21 October.

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Off the Shelf Festival of Words

Join international, national and local talent at Sheffield's Off the Shelf literature festival, a three week written and spoken word event exploring radicalism, crime and India.

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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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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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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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