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Ranked 3rd in the UK for Research Environment, 96% of our students in the 2016 National Student Survey rated their courses as intellectually stimulating. We are a world-class department, renowned for the excellence of our teaching and research.
Creative Writing - 4th in UK
Ranked 4th in the UK we are a team of world-renowned writers, actively publishing and performing their work, including the greatest living poet Paul Muldoon.
Rankings and Reputation
We excel in both teaching and research, ranked 3rd in the UK for Research Environment, 7th for Impact and 50+ in the QS World Rankings.Learn More
We are ranked 4th for Career prospects. Our subjects provide you with skills that employers value highly.Learn More
Ranked 7th in the UK for the excellence of our Impact beyond Academia, we work with a wide range of leading national and international literature and heritage bodies such as the Wordsworth Trust and the British Library.Learn More
Wordsworth: Poetry, people and place
Study Wordsworth on our award-winning free online course. Starts 5 September.Learn More