School of Literature and Languages

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

A renowned reputation

Our English Literature course achieved 100% overall satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2017.

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First-class facilities

Our students have access to equipment and software used by individuals in the professional world.

The literary legacy of Surrey

Lecturer in creative writing, Paul Vlitos discusses Guildford’s literary history and explains how the English courses at Surrey tie in with the rich culture that surrounds our university.


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Monster Network Event: Strange Blood?

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Final Year Undergraduate Student Jessica Danielle Shenika Madanayake speaks about Comic Con and her dissertation...

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University of Surrey