Queen Mary, University of London

Course Introduction

English at Queen Mary has an international reputation for excellence. We were ranked fifth in the UK in the last national Research Excellence Framework (REF) ' this means you will be taught by leading researchers in the field. But our academics are not just influential researchers; they are also dedicated teachers who are actively engaged in the running of a diverse range of undergraduate modules. We are proud of our high'quality teaching: in the 2015 National Student Survey, 97.5% of students praised our teaching. We are a big department so you will be able to personalise your degree and study the topics that most interest you. But we are also a friendly department. You will have plenty of staff contact, and we will work with you to aid your academic, personal and professional development. While teaching takes place at our scenic Mile End campus, the Queen Mary English degree makes full use of the literary and cultural resources London offers. Modules include trips to Shakespeare's Globe, the V&A, the British Library and British Museum, the Tate, the National Gallery, and many other institutions. Studying in London ' and in the East End ' also gives you the unique opportunity of experiencing the spaces that the writers you study inhabited, as you walk through the London of Chaucer, Dickens, Woolf, and Monica Ali.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £28,200  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • Irish Leaving Certificates AAABB
  • European Baccalaureate 75%
  • International Baccalaureate
  • GCE A-level ABB-AAB
  • SQA Higher
  • SQA Advanced Higher AAB-AB
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma MD
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma MDD
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade