School of English and Languages

Welcome to the School of English and Languages at the University of Surrey. The School brings together the academic disciplines of English literature, creative writing, modern languages, linguistics, intercultural communication and translation studies.

Highlights

OUR REPUTATION

1st in the 2016 National Student Survey for English
1st in the 2016 National Student Survey for Iberian Studies
5th in the Times and Sunday Times League Table 2017 - Creative Writing
6th in The Guardian League Table 2017 - Modern Languages & Linguistics
10th in the Times and Sunday Times League Table 2017 - English 
100% Employment rate for School graduates

Undergraduate Programmes

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Postgraduate Programmes

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Distinguished Writer in Residence Masterclasses and Writing Surgery

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Global Graduate Award

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English Language Programmes

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IELTS

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Evening Language Classes

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Read Lucy Bell's Blog on The Huffington Post

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School of English and Languages Blog

Latest news

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Dr Ana Frankenberg-Garcia awarded AHRC grant

Dr Ana Frankenberg-Garcia has been awarded a large AHRC grant entitled 'Collocaid': combining learner needs, lexicographic data and digital writing environments to help learners write more idiomatically. 

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Lecturer in Spanish awarded AHRC Research Grant

Dr Lucy Bell (University of Surrey), in collaboration with Alex Flynn (University of Durham), has been awarded a Research Grant from the Arts and Humanities Research Council.

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University of Surrey Professor wins highly prestigious award

Professor Diane Watt wins a major research fellowiship from the prestigious Leverhulme Trust

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Upcoming events