English literature and creative writing

In their study of literature, our academics and students look beneath the surface in search of deeper meanings – and explore what writing tells us about our world, our times, our past and ourselves.

Students and graduates


Faculty studentships in Travel Writing, World Literature, Environmental Humanities, Sexualities, or Contemporary Creative Writing

Funding information:
Full fees for UK or international students (at home or international rate), an annual stipend pegged to the UKRI studentship rate (£15,609 for 2021/22) per year, and an annual research training support grant of £500.