Student reading in the Brotherton Library

The School of Languages, Cultures and Societies is one of the UK’s leading centres for research and teaching in languages, linguistics and cultures. You have the opportunity to study in a stimulating environment which brings together the experience and insights of our staff members and students from across the world. Many of our degree programmes involve a year spent abroad, and our unique personal tutoring system gives you the individual support of an academic staff member right from the start of your programme at Leeds.

Want to find out more? Use the links on the left of this page to find out more about undergraduate study in the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies. Alternatively, navigate to our subject area websites using the links below. Here you will find more detailed information about the particular areas of study that interest you.

    Arabic, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies | Classics | East Asian StudiesFrenchGermanItalianLinguistics and PhoneticsRussian and Slavonic StudiesSpanish, Portuguese and Latin-American StudiesWorld Cinemas and Digital Cultures

    Open days 2017

    Find out why we are the University of the Year 2017 - our open days are a great way to explore campus and learn more about life at Leeds. Our next open days will take place on:

    • Saturday 17 June 2017
    • Thursday 22 June 2017
    • Friday 23 June 2017
    • Saturday 9 September 2017
    • Saturday 7 October 2017

    Booking for the summer open days will begin in March 2017. To receive an email alert when the booking form is live please register your interest.

    If you would like to visit us before the open days you can book a campus tour.


    What our students say

    Natalie Haythornthwaite

    I am a third year student with the ambition to one day become a speech and language therapist. As well as my academics I am a Netball athlete, competing for England and Yorkshire Jets.