School of English


Get ready for year one...

Welcome to the best city in the UK! Here you will find doors that you never even dreamed of, open.
- Humeara Mohamed, BA English with Creative Writing student

 Student vlog: Campus tour for English students

Find out how to opt in for a Peer Mentor!

More to explore

A female student on placement at Bromley House Library


"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

Two male students sitting on a bench in China

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 in Venice

A group of six graduates on their graduation day

Careers and employability

"Studying English at Nottingham helped me gain valuable skills in writing, proofreading, and time management." - Gabriella De Matteis, Development Editor at Igloo Books

Two students in a peer mentoring session at Portland Cafe

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


School of English

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

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 5900