Modern Languages


Royal visitor celebrates success of Southampton’s online MA students in Mexico

14 November 2014

His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales, has celebrated the academic excellence of a very special group of students from the University of Southampton during a visit to Mexico City.

Faculty of Humanities 2015-16 Postgraduate funding

20 October 2014

The University of Southampton’s Faculty of Humanities is delighted to announce a range of studentships.

Meet the Study Abroad Bloggers!

25 September 2014

We’re pleased to introduce our new Study Abroad Bloggers, a collection of five Humanities Undergraduate students who are currently on their third year abroad study/work placements.

University of Southampton supports call for better foreign language skills for the UK

31 July 2014

The University of Southampton is one of over 50 leading organisations backing a group of MPs and Peers calling for all political parties to make a General Election manifesto commitment to improve the nation’s language skills.

Developing your research project; free online course to support you

4 July 2014

A free, pioneering online initiative to help people develop basic research skills launches today at the University of Southampton.

Head of Modern Languages recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours

16 June 2014

Michael Kelly, Professor of French and currently Head of Modern Languages, has been awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2014.

Traditions and innovations from Mexico celebrated on campus

1 June 2014

The newly-appointed Mexican Ambassador to the UK officially launched the University of Southampton’s Mexico Weekend 2014; it was His Excellency Diego Gomez Pickering’s first official engagement in his new role.

Hone your research skills

Hone your research skills to satisfy your curiosity

14 May 2014

The University of Southampton has launched a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) to help people improve their research project skills and share ideas.

Modern Languages student selected for prestigious British Council forum

1 May 2014

BA Contemporary European Studies with French and German 3rd year student Lauren Pettit was recently chosen to act as a delegate in the UK-China Student Forum in Beijing, run by the British Council.

Here, Lauren, who is also currently on her year abroad in Switzerland, tells us about her experience:


Global launch of online Masters degree in English Language Teaching

4 March 2014

An online Masters degree in English Language Teaching is being launched worldwide thanks to a collaboration between the University of Southampton and the British Council.