School of Arts and Humanities

School of Arts and Humanities

School of Arts and Humanities

The Department

As part of our truly diverse postgraduate arts and humanities community, you can enrich your learning and carve your own study path. Receive hands-on training on one of our specialist taught courses, or be guided and supported in undertaking research in an area of interest to you.

Postgraduate study

Our postgraduate courses have many features that add value to student employability and experience, including: work placements, international exchange, field trips, flexible study, professional accreditation and collaboration with industry partners. The School works to provide the best possible research and educational environment, with outstanding facilities and a schedule of events and visiting speakers to help students fulfil their potential. These factors combine to help produce highly employable graduates, 93% of its undergraduate and 96% of its postgraduate students are employed or engaged in further study within six months of graduation.


Underpinning our courses are our internationally renowned academic staff who actively conduct research and foster a vibrant community of advanced learning. The Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014 results demonstrate the high quality and international standing of research conducted within the School. World-leading or internationally excellent research impact results include English Language and Literature at 87%; Modern Languages and Linguistics at 80%; History at 70% and Communication, Cultural and Media Studies, Library and Information Management at 70%. In this interdisciplinary home we provide you with dedicated supervision, the chance to get involved and to build on your personal and professional development.


We teach most of our courses in the purpose-designed Humanities hub on the Clifton campus. You will have access to the following first-class facilities in the Mary Ann Evans building. This includes open access media facilities, seminar rooms; and the Languages Resource Centre. We have all the industry-standard facilities and resources to support our journalism students at the dedicated Centre for Broadcasting & Journalism at our City site.

Get in touch

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Key information

School of Arts and Humanities
Nottingham Trent University
Telephone number: 
+44(0)115 848 4200
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