Studying English at City will introduce you to a broad range of literatures alongside creative, professional and academic writing in a research-driven environment.

City's courses in English are complemented by courses in Creative Writing and Publishing, while the University has an established reputation in several other areas of media and cultural and creative industries – including Journalism, Music and Sociology.

With a broad offering covering both undergraduate (BA) and postgraduate (MA/MFA) English language degrees & doctorates (DPhil/MPhil), our School of Communication & Creativity and Department of Media, Culture and Creative Industries will serve you well.

London's rich literary and cultural history makes it an ideal place to study English – and City is located right at its heart.

Career perspectives

English graduates can find career opportunities with a range of employers because their skills, especially in written and spoken communication, are valuable in almost every sector.

Many enter careers in writing, teaching, marketing, sales, management and administration, and working in public, private and charity sector organisations.