Skip to main content

English Literature, Language and Linguistics

English Literature, Language and Linguistics

Immerse yourself in our literary city. From a vibrant theatre scene to placements in our cultural industries, let Newcastle ignite your passion for words.

Where will your story take you?

No matter where your interests lie, we’ve got a degree to suit you.

From Shakespeare and Zadie Smith to the way we use language today, our exciting programmes provide a range of transferable skills.

A student working at a laptop

More about English Literature, Language and Linguistics at Newcastle University


Find your place in the world

Newcastle University offers an outstanding student experience and a world-class education for life. Our commitment to academic excellence is demonstrated through our position in global rankings. We have a world-class reputation for research excellence, and we were awarded a Gold Award in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017.