Department of Modern Languages and Cultures

Learn the language, live the culture, love the country


  • Do you love learning languages and exploring different cultures?
  • Can you see yourself working abroad?
  • Do you want to develop fluency to degree level?

We offer over 30 degrees across eight different languages - which one's right for you?

Focus on studying one language


Study two or three languages together

Modern Languages

Study two modern foreign languages.

Modern Language Studies

Choose from three modern language language options.

Modern Languages with Translation

Language learning with practical experience in translating and interpreting.


Combine language learning with another subject



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What I love about studying at Nottingham is the range of modules available and the flexibility of my course, meaning I can tailor my degree to my interests.

Helen Long, Modern Languages


Department of Modern Languages and Cultures

University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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