English and Creative Writing at Manchester currently has thirty eight full-time staff analysing over 1000 years of literature and culture.
In the 2014 Research Exercise Framework:
- 75% of our research outputs were graded either ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’.
- 100% of our research environment was judged to be ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’.
- 100% of our impact case-studies were graded either ‘outstanding’ or ‘very considerable’.
- 83% of our research activity received these classifications, with 38% graded as 4*.
In the QS World University Rankings 2018, English Language and Literature at Manchester is ranked joint 29th in the world and 8th in the UK.
The CSSC is the first research facility in the UK to focus exclusively on the interrelationships of sexuality, gender, culture, and history.
Our English Literature and Creative Writing academic staff are widely published, and their work is available in a range of formats.
Find out more about recent research projects related to English Literature and Creative Writing at Manchester.
We offer PhD programmes in English and American Studies, and Creative Writing.