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Research scholarships

The University of Leeds will be offering several scholarships in 2017-18.

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PILAS Annual Conference 2017

PILAS aims to foster interaction among postgraduates working in the field of Latin American Studies at institutions of higher education throughout the United Kingdom, and worldwide. Starts at 1:00 am.

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Staff profile

Manuel Barcia

African slavery and slave trade in the Atlantic World; forms of slave resistance in the Americas (particularly Cuba and Brazil); contemporary Latin America, especially the history of baseball.

Student profile

Chloe Smith

Chloe studied Spanish and Management as a joint honours degree. She qualified for the Robert Ogden Scholarship which she describes as a life saver for getting her through University.


We are proud of our strong connection with the (on-campus) cultural branches of the governments of Spain and Portugal: the Cervantes Institute and the Camões Institute.  

Camoes Portugal    Institut Ramon LlullInstituto Cervantes