English Literature Degrees in Ireland: Courses and Best Universities

English Literature Degrees in Ireland

English Literature Courses in Ireland

Studying an English Literature degree in Ireland

An English Literature degree develops critical skills relevant to a wide variety of professions. Students will learn how to research and review a text, incorporating debate, analysis, and reporting, which is relevant to careers in publishing, journalism, and broadcasting.

Modules will look at the origins of British and American literature, contemporary fiction, poetry, and poetics. Analytical skills will be crafted, improving critical thought, which will help develop your ability to analyse, write powerfully and engage in argument.

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English Literature Careers

Many English Literature graduates go on to find roles in journalism, marketing, advertising, teaching, and publishing. Many students also pursue an English Literature degree by beginning postgraduate study.

English Literature in Ireland Entry Requirements

Entry requirements vary for each Irish university, but Indian students will need an IELTS score of 6.5 overall, no lower than 5.5 in each component, and an International Baccalaureate score of 32 points.

Where can I study English Literature in Ireland?

To learn more about the best English Literature courses in Ireland, find details on the top-ranking English Literature universities in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2024 below:

  1. Trinity College Dublin
  2. University College Dublin
  3. University of Galway
  4. Dublin City University
  5. University College Cork
  6. University of Limerick
  7. Maynooth University

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