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Welcome to UoN English

Just being together with so many people who love the subject so much, both the students and the teachers, is probably what I will take away.


- Tom Dineen, BA English

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What our students love about English at Nottingham


Student Favourites


The most enjoyable thing has been ... definitely the range of modules, it has to be that!


 - Beth Mills, BA English Language and Literature

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Study abroad

It was an amazing opportunity to live and study abroad and something which I thought I might never have the chance to do again.


 - Colette Davies, studied abroad in Venice

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Teaching excellence

The teaching in the School is brilliant! I would never have progressed to postgraduate study without the enthusiasm and support of my tutors. 


- Emma Zimmerman, BA, MA, PhD English student

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I've learnt that my love of books and literature need not end with my degree and is something I can build a successful career from.


- Eleanor Hughes, completed a placement at Writing East Midlands

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Careers & employability

Studying English at Nottingham helped me gain valuable skills in writing, proofreading, and time management.


 - Gabriella De Matteis, Development Editor at Igloo Books

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I have loved being part of the English Society ... It's worth joining as you can meet others on your course, so definitely come and find us when you start in September!


- Rebecca Sealy, English Society Treasurer

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Peer mentoring

We take on about five different students and every week they come and talk to us ... we're basically like a uni mum or a uni dad!


 - Gabby Block, Peer Mentor

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When studying, you don't just have to stay in the library or your room. There are plenty of amazing study spaces across our Nottingham campuses! See where we like to study by following #Nottstudyspot on Twitter and Instagram. Why not join in and see how your favourite spots compare to ours?


More to explore...  

We wrote a book in three days!

Take a look at Uni Park campus


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School of English

Trent Building
The University of Nottingham
University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 5900
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