English Language and Literature (UoA 29)

Almost all of the research in this UoA is officially classified as world-leading or internationally excellent in terms of originality, significance and rigour.

 The following academic unit forms the submission to UoA 29:

Find out about the research within the Literature and Creative Writing subject groups.

You can find out about our specific research areas, projects and staff:

These areas are embedded within the research structure of the School and the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, with dedicated units providing forums for research development:

English Language and Literature

International impact

Our research in this area is making a positive impact on a global scale:

  • Changing lives with literature

The following case studies demonstrate the impact of our research:

Find out about all our REF 2014 results.