University of Westminster

Course Introduction

In the Department of English, Linguistics and Cultural Studies we make the most of our central London location, organising regular public events with institutions such as Tate Britain and the National Portrait Gallery. As a student at the University of Westminster's Regent Campus, you will also benefit from our programme of regular guest lectures by high'profile published writers and authors. There is an established and lively research culture in English at Westminster, embracing a range of critical approaches and various periods; research sections include medieval and early modern, 18th and 19th century, Gothic studies, modernism, contemporary writing, and critical and cultural theory.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £12,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level BCC
  • SQA Higher
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma MDD
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units) M2

Key Course Information

KIS Key Information Set

The KIS is an official overview of comparable information on higher education courses for prospective students. Read more.

76% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 78%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 74%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 61%

£18,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

95% Go on to work and/or study

In work 60
Studying 20
Studying and working 15
Unemployed 5
Unknown 5

18% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 22%

Total Coursework: 75%

Total Practical: 3%

£4,700 - £6,700
Typical cost of university accommodation

£5,400 - £9,000
Typical cost of private accommodation