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School of English, Communication and Philosophy

We offer a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes which combine the highest levels of traditional scholarship with innovative approaches to our core interests in language, communication, literature, critical theory, and philosophy.


Get inspired by our innovative approaches to English, Communication and Philosophy.


We specialise in a range of distinctive and complementary approaches to language, text, cultures and identities.

John Percival Building

About us

We are a multi-discipline School that values critical rigour, creative thinking, and intellectual inquisitiveness.

Creative writing workshop

Engagement and Civic Mission

We harness the power of our disciplines to spark ideas and help shape our communities locally and globally.

Illustration by Eleanor Vere Boyle

Impact at the School of English, Communication and Philosophy

We apply our research to important challenges that make a difference in diverse areas beyond the School.

Leverhulme double

12 September 2023

Two medievalists win prestigious research fellowships

Representing Wales

7 September 2023

Climate Change and Africa

16 August 2023

Roll call of honour

14 August 2023