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

  • Shakespeare Week 2019

    11th August – 18th August 2019

    Stratford-Upon-Avon and London

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  • Valedictory lecture of Prof. Dr. Allen Reddick

    Friday, 24 May 2019, 11:00 – 12:00

    Rämistrasse 71, KOL-G-201 (AULA)

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  • Guest Lecture 21.03. 6:00 pm-8:00 pm in PLH-102

    Workshop - PhD Colloquium 22.03. 10:15 am - 1:00 pm in SOE-E-8

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  • Performance on Monday, March 18

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  • Wednesday April 10, 2019, 14:00-15:30 p.m.

    Plattenstrasse 47, PLH 102

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  • 28.02.2019 / 21.03.2019 / 11.04.2019 / 02.05.2019

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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 ...

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