School of English, Drama and Creative Studies

"Welcome to the School of English, Drama and Creative Studies. This is one of the largest schools in the College of Arts and Law, and variety is our watchword. We offer one of the most extensive ranges of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in the country. Our research expertise is equally diverse, and we welcome students and researchers from all over the world."
Professor Tom Lockwood, Head of School

Undergraduate study

Delivering high quality programmes underpinned by inter-professional learning.

Postgraduate study

We encourage creative thinking at Masters and Doctoral levels, via different modes of study.


Links to research centres, department research and our latest research awards.


Posted 17 January 2020

Modernist Profiles: Liam Harrison

Modernist Profiles meets doctoral researcher, Liam Harrison, to explore their research interests, the work they are doing, and exciting developments in the field of modernist studies.

Posted 09 January 2020

ELAL project awarded AHRC-DFG grant

The Department of English Language and Linguistics is delighted to announce that Dr Gerardo Ortega (ELAL) and Prof Pamela Perniss (University of Cologne) have successfully been awarded an AHRC-DFG grant for their project

Posted 02 January 2020

What We May Be

An exhibition and interactive event celebrating identity, in collaboration with the Royal Shakespeare Company.

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