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studying English Lit as a "non-English-speaking person"

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    I'm a student from Belgium and I've been thinking about studying English Literature. English isn't my first language so I was wondering if this is doable. I do feel like I can improve my English, seeing as I still have about a year before starting uni, and my grades are also pretty good.

    Would I have too much of a disadvantage compared to English-speaking students? Would a science degree be "easier" language-wise? Are there things I can do to improve my English? What are your thoughts?

    I'm still kind of weighing my options so every opinion is welcome.

    You are clearly an 'English speaker'. What you are not, is a native English speaker. Will that limit you with your ambitions to study English Literature? Absolutely not; provided you are proficient to the level the university require. You can find detailed information on English language requirements by contacting the universities you are interested in.

    There is a Polish man on my course and he speaks English as a second language. He is an advanced speaker and is doing very well as far as I can tell.
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