We provide a small, lively environment which offers a range of Undergraduate and Postgraduate degree programmes with an emphasis on language competence and issues relating to contemporary language and translation.
Language and Communication Studies has come fifth in the UK with 74 per cent of its research rated 4* (world leading) or 3* (internationally excellent) in The Research Excellence Framework (REF2014), a major Government analysis of university research quality. The work we undertake within the field of Language and Communication Studies has successfully positioned us at the cutting edge of research.
Our students have extremely high satisfaction levels, with 95 per cent of students satisfied with teaching on their course (Guardian University Guide 2016). We also ranked in the UK top 20 for Linguistics (The Complete University Guide 2017).
Our students have the opportunity to spend a year studying abroad as part of their degree, and have access to a state-of-the-art language learning centre and expansive resources.
Our graduates are highly employable and enter an extremely wide range of professions using their well-developed language and communication skills and inter-cultural sensitivity.