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Undergraduate Study


English at Cambridge gives you a solid foundation in history of English literature, from the medieval period right up to the present day.

Get an introduction to different types of writing, prose, fiction, drama and poetry, as well as the chance to specialise and develop your own interests.


Key information

Minimum offer level 
A level: A*AA
IB: 41-42 points, with 776 at Higher Level
UCAS code 
Course length 
BA (Hons) 3 years, full-time
Start date 
October 2025
Study at 

All Colleges

Applicant numbers 
2023 cycle:
Applications per place: 4
Accepted: 188
Contact email
Contact telephone 
01223 335070