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English

Three English students in a seminar

English courses

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10th in the UK for world-leading and internationally excellent research (latest REF results, 2014)

3 Arts and Humanities Research Council ‘New Generation Thinkers’ within the English department

89.5% overall satisfaction for English Literature BA (Hons) (National Student Survey 2020)

Inside English

A conversation with Alex Carabine and Dr Natalie Hanna.

Alex Carabine, MA English student

The staff are the best thing about the English department. They’re not only incredibly knowledgeable about their fields, but they are also enthusiastic, encouraging and take a genuine interest in their students’ work.

Alex Carabine, MA English

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