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High-quality teaching

Learn from the best: Our teachers in English language, literature, creative writing and drama are published authors and leading researchers.

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English Degree Courses

The School of English at Birmingham City University is well-reputed for its high quality of teaching, wide range of courses for undergraduates and postgraduates, and its world-leading research.

Students have access to excellent learning facilities and resources, directly benefiting from our first-class research.

School of English Blog

The School of English blog offers an insight into life as a student on our courses.

It’s managed by our students and staff, so if a personal perspective is what you’re looking for then this is the place to be!

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Our facilities

With an investment of £260 million across our buildings and facilities, we are committed to giving you the very best learning environment to help shape your experience.

In the Curzon Building you will have access to a six-storey library, dedicated drama workshops and there are plenty of informal ‘break out’ areas available, creating an open, sociable atmosphere.

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