Study & Training

Why study at the Insitute of English Studies?

The Institute of English Studies (IES) occupies a position at the centre of the academic study of english in the United Kingdom. It is recognised nationally and internationally as a centre of excellence for its research activities, and in the provision of resources to the academic community as a whole. A vibrant, interdisciplinary research culture is fostered within the IES, and more broadly within the School of Advanced Study, part of the University of London, which provides a unique configuration of academic resources for postgraduate and postdoctoral research.


Masters Courses
MA and MRes study programmes.


Research Degrees
MPhil and PhD study programmes

Research Training
Summer schools &  short courses.