Applicant visit day - BA English Literature and Theatre Studies

Applicant virtual visit day

School of english virtual visit

Thank you for applying to study in the School of English at the University of Leeds. 

Your choice of university is very important and we want you to have all the information you need to help you make the right decision. Our visit days give you the opportunity to find out more about your course, as well as the careers support and enrichment opportunities available to you at the University. 

You’ll meet staff and current students and there will be plenty of opportunities for you to ask questions about studying with us.

Events will take place on the following dates:

  • Friday 19 February 2021
  • Thursday 4 March 2021

Alternatively, if you aren’t able to attend any of these dates you can register your place and watch on demand. 

If you have any access requirements to help you participate in our virtual visit day, for example a transcript or captioned video after the event, please email our Admissions Team.

Register for our live events (each individual event requires registration):

Friday 19 February

Thursday 4 March

If you have any questions or are unsure about which event to register for, please email our Admissions Team.

Read our Visit Day guest guidance for joining sessions on Microsoft Teams.

Preparing for your virtual visit day

Our Virtual Open Day Portal is still available for you to explore. You can watch a wide selection of talks ranging from subject sessions and ways to enhance your degree, to talks about accommodation and sports facilities. All events were pre-recorded at our Autumn open days and are available to watch on demand. 

We also recommend that you explore our Virtual Campus Tour which includes tours of academic buildings and libraries, accommodation and sports and well-being facilities.

A message from the Sustainability Service

Sustainability is at the heart of the University of Leeds. It’s a core value and something that influences every decision we make and every action we take.

As the Sustainability Service, we’re an important part of the wider University community. Great things happen when we work together, and we make sure our expertise and facilities are available to all so everyone can tackle the world’s global challenges. We use the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to help frame and guide our activity. And everything we do is inclusive, making sure everyone’s voice is heard and considered along the way.

Visit our webpage to find out more.

Access to Leeds scheme

The University ‘Access to Leeds’ scheme is still open for applications, and could provide you with an alternative offer and the opportunity to prepare you for University study.

Check here to see if you are eligible:

Applications close on 24 February.



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English at Leeds

A welcome from Professor of Poetry and Poet Laureate, Simon Armitage.

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Gheorghe Williams
"It was only when I decided to sign up for an open day and visited the School of English that I realised it was an amazing institution and a clear first choice."

Keep in touch

If you have any questions and/or require any further information please contact our admissions team.