Modern Languages

Modern Languages at Leicester

Modern Languages at Leicester is one of the leading centres for the study of languages, translation, cultures and international communication in the UK. We provide courses in modern languages and culture in French, Italian, Spanish and Translation Studies, the latter via our Centre for Translation and Interpreting.

We have an outstanding record for student experience and student support, in addition to a vibrant staff-student community. In the 2017 National Student Survey our Modern Languages degrees were ranked 4th nationally for overall student satisfaction, with an average score of 97% across our programmes. In its annual survey of UK universities, The Guardian's University Guide 2019 ranked Modern Languages at Leicester as 7th in the country.

Modern Languages at Leicester is part of the School of Arts.

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"One of the many great things about studying Languages at Leicester is the inclusion of contemporary and historical cultural modules alongside the linguistic aspect of the course."