The English BA provides the opportunity to study English literature or a flexible combination of English language, literature and practical communication. English can also be combined with creative writing in the two joint degrees English and Creative Writing and English Literature and Creative Writing.


  • Small classes
  • All staff have PhDs and publications
  • Warm, friendly and supportive
  • Stunning Hogwarts-like campus
  • Assessed by 100% coursework
  • Flexibility to focus on areas you are interested in
  • Situated in historic Cheltenham
  • Free trips to theatres, festivals and cultural events
  • Practical workshops in communication for leadership including giving inspiring presentations, active listening and visual design

For more information about the course please see the university website

Free online taster course: The Stories We Live By