English BA (Hons)

Edge Hill University

Student rating
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( 4.4) 3106 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE Q301
If you have a passion for literature and language and want to be challenged to extend your knowledge and broaden your horizons, then you will want to consider this degree. You will be joining a department which prides itself on its dynamic, modern and flexible programmes. You will develop communication skills, independent thinking and self-expression and will be stimulated and educated in language and literature by studying an impressive array of specialist modules. The programme develops ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
7th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
58th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
51st

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

English Studies (Non-Specific)

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

English Studies (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£16,000
UK English Studies (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, December 2019

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

English Studies (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
English Language
40%
English Literature
37%
Psychology
27%
English Language & Literature
26%
History
20%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within England. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Channel Islands. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within the European Union. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£12,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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Latest English Language reviews

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Emma
22 Nov 19

English BA (Hons)

I am enjoying my course, although the work is hard sometimes. I am enjoying living on campus and have made some good...
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Sarah-Jane
18 Nov 19

Education and English BA (Hons)

It has been an excellent experience so far, i've met new friends and had excellent opportunities. To future students i...

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How English Language students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 71 reviews

5 star 61%
4 star 30%
3 star 9%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 3,106 reviews

5 star 58%
4 star 30%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
1 star 1%
Edge Hill University
CompUniGuide ranking
58th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.4)
Edge Hill University is close to the Lancashire town of Ormskirk, near to Liverpool and Manchester. The institution has been providing higher education since 1885, with a mission to create opportunity from knowledge. Most full-time students are based on the attractive, award-winning 160-acre campus in Ormskirk. Since its inception as the first non-denominational teacher-training college for women, the University has grown and diversified. Students now join a vibrant community of almost 10,000 full-time undergraduate students, another 3,000 part-time undergraduate students and a further 5,000 full and part-time postgraduate students. Edge Hill achieved Gold, the highest rating in the national Teaching Excellence Framework, in 2017 for ‘consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students.

Where you'll study

Edge Hill University

St Helens Road Ormskirk
Lancashire
L39 4QP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Ormskirk  0.4 miles away

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