Modern Languages

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Undergraduate students

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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Postgraduate

Reichstag, Germany

Continue your studies with us for a masters or PhD and benefit from the experience and knowledge of our academics, who are at the leading edge of their fields.

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International

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As an international student, you will be warmly welcomed by a world-class research institution which values cultural diversity.

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Research

Research in Mexico

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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Latest News

  • 2014/06/16

    Head of Modern Languages recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours

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  • 2014/06/01

    Traditions and innovations from Mexico celebrated on campus

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Modern Languages blog

Professor Mike Kelly

Professor Mike Kelly, Head of Modern Languages

Professor Mike Kelly

“In Modern Languages, come with us on an exciting journey through languages and cultures across the world, and learn what makes people tick.”

Professor Mike Kelly, Head of Modern Languages

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The Department of Modern Languages

  • Dr Alasdair Archibald talks about the Department of Modern Languages - www.postgraduatesearch.com
 

Our alumni

Caroline Wyatt

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“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.”

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