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

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.


26 April 2023

One Minute Movie Winners 2023

Students, staff and alumni gathered last night to celebrate the result of Film & Creative Writing’s first in-person One Minute Movie Competition since 2019.

19 April 2023

Shakespeare celebrations and anniversaries

To celebrate two major anniversaries and Shakespeare’s birthday the Shakespeare Institute, in collaboration with others, are holding several exciting events.

10 March 2023

You Make the BBC

On 1st March BBC staff visited the University to talk to Film and Creative Writing students about why they want and need fresh, diverse voices.

23 February 2023

What is a language advocate?

Professor Adam Schembri discusses Global Language Advocates Day (GLAD) along with his projects working with deaf communities in the U.K and Australia.

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