School of Literature and Languages

Our focus is on understanding how texts and languages work across national boundaries, how they function, and how they interact. We bring together the academic disciplines of English literature, creative writing, film studies, modern languages, linguistics, intercultural communication and translation studies.

Research

We have an international reputation for interdisciplinary research in literature, languages, linguistics and intercultural communication.

Business

As a business, you can become a professional Training placement provider with us and recruit students with a good knowledge of professional communication and problem solving, with excellent writing skills. You can also take advantage of our CPD and short courses to upskill your workforce.

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Latest blog posts

02.07.20

Isolation Insight: Video Game Escapism

‘Reality is broken. Game designers can fix it.’ – Jane McGonigal Video games have long been...

24.06.20

Top 5 Tips to kick-start your Creative Writing journey

To celebrate National Writing Day, MFA in Creative Writing graduate Nassma Al Bahrani offers her top...

Contact us

  • Phone:  sel@surrey.ac.uk

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Address
School of Literature and Languages
Library
University of Surrey
Guildford
Surrey
GU2 7XH