Custom-tailor a program that reflects your interests and which explores literatures and media from the English-speaking world in a wide range of genres.
Working in a large and diverse department and alongside award-winning instructors, you will study an extraordinary range of literatures in English. From medieval sagas and Renaissance science fiction, through 18th-century romances, and 20th-century poetics, and right up to contemporary, Indigenous, and global fiction, media and theory.
The English literature undergraduate program at UBC will enhance your writing and presentation skills, reading and analytical competencies, and critical and creative thinking.
The English literature undergraduate program prepares you for any profession in which analytical thinking and communication are essential.