School of English

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    The School of English is able to support at least one excellent candidate for 2015-18. Click on the link for more information.
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    Strong REF results in the School of English
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    Click on the link to find out more about our exciting new Contemporary Literature BA programme. New for September 2015

School of English

The Research Excellence Framework 2014 has produced very strong results for the School of English at Kent. With 74% of our work graded as world-leading or internationally excellent, and having submitted 97% of our staff, the School is ranked 10th out of 89 English Departments in terms of Research Intensity (THES).

Ranked 13th in the Guardian University Guide 2015, 94% student satisfaction in the most recent National Student Survey, internationally recognised research, award-winning creative writers and excellent graduate prospects. The School of English at the University of Kent offers a welcoming and stimulating environment for study. Surrounded by centuries of literary history, and taught by literary experts in areas from the medieval to the postmodern, Kent offers a variety of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes including English and American Literature, Postcolonial Literature and Creative Writing. Much of the research within the school is organised around our six Research Centres (and other interdisciplinary centres across the university) and which represent the broad mix of specialisms and strengths. Find out more about why you should study English at Kent.

For a look at the full schedule for the #FestivalofEnglish, head over to our website

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Very excited that @dansimpsonpoet will be reading for the Literature Society on Tuesday, 6pm, in our UG common room

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School of English, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NX

The University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NZ, T: +44 (0)1227 823054

Last Updated: 05/01/2015