Literatures, Languages & Cultures
USSR commemorative stamp of Robert Burns

Spotlight on… Scottish Literature and its global impact

In celebration of Burns Night, we’re focusing on the international influence of ‘Scotia’s Bard’ and Scottish Literature more widely.

Natalia Kaloh Vid to give talk on Robert Burns in Russia | 25th January

Find out more about our masters research programme (MScR) in Scottish Literature

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Study with us

We offer a fantastic range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. 

Find out what your options are, get guidance and support, and be inspired by students who’ve been there, done that.

Prospective postgraduates

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We offer advice and support throughout the year to help you get the most out of your studies.

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Study with us for a semester, or a year! We welcome visiting undergraduates on ‘study abroad’ programmes.

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The School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures offers a vibrant experience for students across a wide range of disciplines.

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Find out about our research and impact projects, news and postgraduate opportunities.