Welcome to the English Department of the University of Zurich!

With more than 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.

ES News

  • The University of Zurich invites applications for a Professorship in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Literatures in English.

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  • The book Es begann mit Scott und Shakespeare: Eine Geschichte der Anglistik an der Universität Zürich can now be bought at the Department Library or ordered at anniversary@es.uzh.ch.

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  • The 2016 Shakespeare Week will take place from 20 August to 27 August, 2016.

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  • More information is available at www.es.uzh.ch/en/teaching/Lehrdiplom.html .

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  • Students graduating in the Spring Semester 2015 or earlier still need to fulfill the requirement.

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