American and Canadian Studies Centre

The American and Canadian Studies Centre aims to develop and promote the study of Canada and the United States in Birmingham, and the wider United Kingdom, from a transnational perspective. The centre aims to engage in, and support, innovative and collaborative research practice both within academia and beyond.

Top of the tables!

Birmingham is ranked first for American Studies in all three major league tables


Posted 23 November 2018

ACS students volunteer on US mid-term campaigns

In November 2018, three American and Canadian Studies students visited the US to volunteer on the 2018 midterm election campaigns in California and Florida, organised by Politrip.

Posted 01 November 2018

10 place rise in THE World University Rankings 2019

We are now ranked 70 in the subject ranking for arts and humanities, which covers art, performing arts, design, languages, literature, linguistics, history, philosophy, theology, architecture and archaeology.

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