Modern Languages at Southampton has been ranked among the top five in the UK by The Guardian's University Guide for the last eight years.
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Our research crosses many boundaries, between languages, between cultures and between disciplines. We believe that new knowledge and new insights come at the intersections, outside traditional comfort zones.
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Royal visitor celebrates success of Southampton’s online MA students in Mexico
Professor Mike Kelly, Head of Modern Languages
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“In Modern Languages, come with us on an exciting journey through languages and cultures across the world, and learn what makes people tick.”
“The most important part of my degree was being taught how to learn and how to research thoroughly. This has been incredibly important. More practically, of course, my qualification in German helped me to get my first posting with the BBC to Berlin.”