Department of English Studies
Durham is one of the world’s leading universities as shown by our world top 100 position in the QS World University Rankings 2021, where we are ranked 86th.
A record 19 Durham subjects are also in the world top 100 of the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020, including 11 in the world top 50 and three in the world top ten.
Highest-ever global ranking in Arts & Humanities
The Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings by Subject 2021 place Durham University 19th among the world’s leading universities.
Complete University Guide 2019
The English Studies department is ranked 1st in the UK by the Complete University Guide for the 6th year in a row.