Welcome to the English Department of the University of Zurich!

With c. 1,000 students, the English Department is one of the biggest in the Faculty of Arts. It offers courses in the fields of English Literature and English Linguistics. This site will provide you with information on the location of the department, the people who work there and the courses offered.

Download the "Bachelor and Master Study Guide" (PDF)

Bachelor and Master Study Guide (Version September 2016) (PDF, 2959 KB)

ES News

  • "Going North! Imagining the Transnational Arctic" - Monday, May 22, 2017, 2 p.m. (room KO2-F-150)

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  • “Demographic change and its impact on rural English dialects” - Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 14.00-15.45 (room PLH-102)

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  • The Asia Mission: India and Japan in Early Modern European Narratives"  -- Thu, May 18, 2017, 6.15 p.m. (room PLH-102)

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  • May 15-16, 2017 - Registration deadline: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

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  • The 2017 Shakespeare Week will take place from 5 August to 13 August, 2017.

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