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.
Study with us
We offer a range of undergraduate, postgraduate and research courses. We also deliver a host of CPD and short courses.
We have an international reputation for interdisciplinary research in literature, languages, linguistics and intercultural communication.
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.
Our staff members
Professor Patricia Pulham
Head of the School of Literature and Languages, Professor of Victorian Literature
Latest blog posts
What does my dissertation on black female identity and The British Empire mean to me?
This week we’re welcoming back Louisa Daley, who looks at why she chose her dissertation topic...
Finding space to grow amid a pandemic
The girl who walked out of Surrey University in 2020 (or, rather, shut her laptop down after her final...