Welcome to the School of English
'The School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics offers a wide range of courses and modules across its four programmes - English Literature, English Language and Linguistics, English Language and Literature, and English and Theatre.
In RAE 2008, 30% of staff's research activities were ranked 4* (research assessed as world-leading) and 25% were 3* (internationally excellent). This makes us 7th equal out of 87 English departments in the UK.
In May 2005, the Independent Evaluation of Teaching Report stated:"...the School is providing an excellent quality of education in English Language and English Literature." and "...the Panel found evidence of numerous examples of teaching enhancement and innovation, which were clearly appreciated by the students.".