Study Languages in United Kingdom

Study Languages in United Kingdom

Studying Languages

Languages or foreign language studies are concerned with the relation and interaction between language and literature in a certain cultural environment. Graduates will gain advanced knowledge of international languages such as English or German, will be able to use a less popular modern language such as Chinese, or may study an old language such as Latin. Careers in the field include work of in an international business context or a job as translator, language teacher, historian, and more.

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Studying in United Kingdom

The UK has one of the most cosmopolitan societies within Europe and you will study with people from all over the world. The variety of universities and degrees is broad and degrees will be accepted worldwide.

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579 Languages Master's degrees in United Kingdom

Pre-Master Graduate Diploma in Finance with Pre-Sessional English

The Graduate Diploma in Finance with Pre-Sessional English course is offering you English language study and direct entry to a master's degree in Business Economics, Accounting, Finance, and Risk Management and Financial Regulation. This programme is offered by Queen's University Belfast.

INTO Queen's University Belfast
M.A. Language Acquisition Research

The Masters in Language Acquisition Research at University of Southampton allows you to develop understanding of advanced level topics in linguistics and extend your research skills, managing a substantial research project culminating in a 20,000-word dissertation in the field of language acquisition.

Humanities
M.A. Applied Linguistics for Language Teaching

Do you have a passion for linguistics? Want to inspire the next generation to learn a second language? Then choose an MA in Applied Linguistics for Language Teaching from University of Southampton. Examine and understand fundamentals of language in society while investigating current issues in teaching methodology.

Humanities
M.Sc. Speech and Language Therapy (Pre-Registration) - PgDip

This Speech and Language Therapy course, delivered by Queen Margaret University, is for people with a relevant degree seeking to refocus their studies into the area of speech and language therapy. It will enable you to register with the Health and Care Professions Council and the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT) to practise as a speech and language therapist in the UK.

School of Social Sciences, Media and Communication
Pre-Master Graduate Diploma in Management

The Graduate Diploma in Management course from Queen's University Belfast is offering you direct entry to a Masters degree in Management, International Business, International MBA and MSc Marketing.

INTO Queen's University Belfast
Pre-Master Graduate Diploma in Journalism

The Pre-Master Graduate Diploma in Journalism programme from City University London offers preparation for master's degrees in Financial and International Journalism. The Graduate Diploma combines academic study, intensive English language teaching and study skills to prepare you for entry into a postgraduate university degree.

INTO City University London
M.A. Global Englishes

A Masters in Global Englishes at University of Southampton unlocks the mysteries behind the English language and enables you to both teach and study it to a higher level.

Humanities
M.A. Applied Linguistics

The MA Applied Linguistics from The University of Essex is designed for people who want to know more about how foreign or second languages (particularly English) are learned, and how different kinds of classroom practice might affect proficiency. You explore different approaches to understanding language and language acquisition, and the methods that can be used to investigate language learning and teaching.

Department of Language and Linguistics
Pre-Master Graduate Diploma in Informatics - Business, Law and Social Sciences Pathway

The Graduate Diploma in Informatics - Business, Law and Social Sciences pathway course offered by City University London offers preparation for master's degrees in areas such as information science, e-business systems, and library science. The Graduate Diploma combines academic study, intensive English language teaching and study skills to prepare you for entry into a university master's degree.

INTO City University London
M.A. Linguistics

MA Linguistics at SOAS University of London is a modular programme which combines the intensive study of the core areas of formal linguistics - phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics - with a choice of options in different areas of the discipline.

Faculty of Languages and Cultures
Pre-Master Graduate Diploma in Law

The Graduate Diploma in Law programme offered by City University London offers preparation for master's degrees in law and litigation. The Graduate Diploma combines academic study, intensive English language teaching and study skills to prepare you for entry into a postgraduate university degree.

INTO City University London
Pre-Master International Graduate Diploma in Business

This International Graduate Diploma in Business programme taught at the University of East Anglia prepares you for postgraduate study by improving your level of English, research skills, and understanding of your chosen business degree subject.

INTO University of East Anglia
M.A. English Part 1

In this masters-level course you will explore a rich and varied range of literary texts from ancient times to the present. Building on your previous study of literature, you will be equipped with key research methods in literary study and introduced to the use of extensive electronic resources available via the OU library. The course is designed to give plenty of scope for the development of individual research projects. This will prepare you for the dissertation course MA English part 2 (A816) where you will have the opportunity to plan, research and write up an extended piece of work based on your own interests.

M.A. English Language Teaching: Online

Teachers from all over the world can take this part-time (two and half years duration), five semester Masters degree programme, which is studied entirely online. Developed and delivered collaboratively by the University of Southampton and the British Council, it offers postgraduate level study in key areas of current theory and practice in Applied Linguistics and English Language Teaching.

M.Sc. Language Teaching

This Language Teaching programme from The University of Edinburgh will develop your love of language and its teaching, giving you the knowledge and professional skills you need to enter this challenging area, or to extend your current career.

M.A. TESOL Studies

TESOL Studies at University of Leeds is particularly suitable for recent graduates with a BA degree in English language, linguistics or education, or people with some informal, or part-time, teaching experience as a teacher of English to speakers of other languages.

Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law
M.A. Modern Languages (by Research)

MRes Modern Languages , University of Nottingham This programme gives you the opportunity to study two modern languages at masters level. It is ideal for candidates who hope subsequently to register on a research degree programme.

French Studies
M.A. English Language Teaching and Digital Technologies

MA English Language Teaching and Digital Technologies at the University of Leeds is a distinctive part-time, distance learning programme that allows you, as a practising teacher, to develop your disciplinary expertise in the areas of language education and technology-enhanced education.

Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law
MRes Modern Languages MRes

This programme provides graduates with an outstanding opportunity to further both research and foreign language skills through a tailored programme which is unique in the UK.

Department of Modern Languages
M.A. Applied Linguistics for Language Teaching

The Applied Linguistics for Language Teaching MA is a programme which explores the practical applications of applied linguistics and is aimed at postgraduate students with or without language teaching experience. It is suitable for both native speakers and non-native speakers of English who want to develop their careers in language teaching, consultancy or research.

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
M.Sc. Teaching English to Speakers of other Languages (TESOL) and Computer Assisted Language Learning

A Masters in TESOL at the University of Stirling offers a thorough understanding of the principles and practice of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) at a level appropriate to graduates who already have a sound academic training. The Teaching English to Speakers of other Languages (TESOL) and Computer Assisted Language Learning course from University of Stirling is taught by experienced TESOL Education staff within the Faculty of Social Sciences

Faculty of Social Sciences
M.Sc. Applied Linguistics and Second Language Acquisition

This one-year, full-time or two-year, part-time modular course aims to: provide students with the intellectual challenge of situating second language acquisition and language pedagogy firmly in an internationally recognised field of research, namely, Applied Linguistics

Social Sciences
M.Ed. Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

If you’re an experienced TESOL professional, this Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages programme from University of Leeds will build on your knowledge and skills to explore how people learn languages and how English can be taught in different contexts.

Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law
M.A. Applied Linguistics & English Language Teaching

This MA course builds on the international reputation of the School of English at Nottingham as one of the foremost centres for English Language research in the world. The School's Modern English Language programme provides a broad course of study in language and linguistics.

English Studies
M.A. Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

If you’re an experienced TESOL professional, this Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages programme from University of Leeds will build on your knowledge and skills to explore how people learn languages, and how English can be taught in different contexts.

Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law
MSci Mathematics with Modern Languages

This four-year programme offers an additional year of study on top of the Mathematics with Modern Languages BSc, during which students have the opportunity to specialise further by taking more advanced courses, and undertaking a major project.

Mathematical & Physical Sciences
M.A. Applied Linguistics for English Language Teaching

The Department of Education, in collaboration with the Centre for English Language Teaching, offers a one-year (12-month) taught full-time MA in Applied Linguistics for English Language Teaching (MAALELT). MAALELT is for those who have the equivalent of at least one year's full-time English teaching experience, and are interested in pursuing an MA relating to TESOL.

M.A. Language & Cultural Diversity

The Language & Cultural Diversity MA examines the complex relationship between language and cultural diversity, and will equip you with an advanced knowledge of the major approaches to linguistic aspects of culture. Through the programme you will develop the research skills and knowledge to support further study in empirical and applied linguistics.

Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy
M.Litt. Modern Languages and Cultures

The Masters in Modern Languages and Cultures at University of Glasgow provides an exciting multidisciplinary forum for advanced study in a wide range of cultures and languages. It offers a high degree of flexibility with taught and research-based elements to allow you to tailor your studies to your own interests. It is a stand-alone programme, but also provides excellent preparation for further research and study.

School of Modern Languages and Cultures
M.Sc. Language Pathology

Our Language Pathology MSc is designed for those wanting to develop a career as a Speech and Language Therapist in the National Health Service. This practical course is accredited by the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT) and approved by the Health and Care Professions Council.

School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences
M.A. Modern Languages (French and German) and Greek

The University has four faculties and each course leading to a degree is administered by one of these faculties. You will belong to the same faculty throughout your time with us and most of the subjects you study will be offered by schools or departments within this faculty. Admission to the MA (Hons) Modern Languages (French and German) and Greek programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Classics
M.A. Modern Languages (Italian and Russian) and Latin

The University has four faculties and each course leading to a degree is administered by one of these faculties. You will belong to the same faculty throughout your time with us and most of the subjects you study will be offered by schools or departments within this faculty. Admission to the MA (Hons) Modern Languages (Italian and Russian) and Latin programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Classics
M.A. Modern Languages (French and German) and Latin

The University has four faculties and each course leading to a degree is administered by one of these faculties. You will belong to the same faculty throughout your time with us and most of the subjects you study will be offered by schools or departments within this faculty. Admission to the MA (Hons) Modern Languages (French and German) and Latin programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Classics
M.A. Modern Languages (Persian and Spanish) and Latin

The University has four faculties and each course leading to a degree is administered by one of these faculties. You will belong to the same faculty throughout your time with us and most of the subjects you study will be offered by schools or departments within this faculty. Admission to the MA (Hons) Modern Languages (Persian and Spanish) and Latin programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Classics
M.A. Modern Languages (German and Spanish) and Latin

The University has four faculties and each course leading to a degree is administered by one of these faculties. You will belong to the same faculty throughout your time with us and most of the subjects you study will be offered by schools or departments within this faculty. Admission to the MA (Hons) Modern Languages (German and Spanish) and Latin programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Classics
M.A. Modern Languages (German and Persian) and Greek

The University has four faculties and each course leading to a degree is administered by one of these faculties. You will belong to the same faculty throughout your time with us and most of the subjects you study will be offered by schools or departments within this faculty. Admission to the MA (Hons) Modern Languages (German and Persian) and Greek programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Classics
M.A. Modern Languages (Arabic and French) and Latin

The University has four faculties and each course leading to a degree is administered by one of these faculties. You will belong to the same faculty throughout your time with us and most of the subjects you study will be offered by schools or departments within this faculty. Admission to the MA (Hons) Modern Languages (Arabic and French) and Latin programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Classics
M.A. Modern Languages (Arabic and Spanish) and Latin

The University has four faculties and each course leading to a degree is administered by one of these faculties. You will belong to the same faculty throughout your time with us and most of the subjects you study will be offered by schools or departments within this faculty. Admission to the MA (Hons) Modern Languages (Arabic and Spanish) and Latin programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Classics
M.A. Modern Languages (French and Spanish) and Latin

The University has four faculties and each course leading to a degree is administered by one of these faculties. You will belong to the same faculty throughout your time with us and most of the subjects you study will be offered by schools or departments within this faculty. Admission to the MA (Hons) Modern Languages (French and Spanish) and Latin programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Classics
M.A. Modern Languages (French and Persian) and Greek

The University has four faculties and each course leading to a degree is administered by one of these faculties. You will belong to the same faculty throughout your time with us and most of the subjects you study will be offered by schools or departments within this faculty. Admission to the MA (Hons) Modern Languages (French and Persian) and Greek programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Classics
M.A. Modern Languages (French and Italian) and Greek

The University has four faculties and each course leading to a degree is administered by one of these faculties. You will belong to the same faculty throughout your time with us and most of the subjects you study will be offered by schools or departments within this faculty. Admission to the MA (Hons) Modern Languages (French and Italian) and Greek programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Classics
M.A. International Business, Culture and Languages

The Master of Arts in International Business, Culture and Languages offered by Oxford Brookes University is designed to enhance the academic and professional competence of graduates who aspire to work for a multinational company, business support organisation or international institution.

Department of English and Modern Languages
M.A. Language Teaching

MA Language Teaching is designed for people who are already experienced foreign or second language teachers who want to develop their career opportunities, or those with less experience but a strong interest in pursuing a career in this field. The programme will develop both your understanding of classroom practice and of key areas of research that informs practice.

Postgraduate courses
M.Sc. Language Teaching

Whether you are a newly qualified or experienced teacher, or you are involved in a related area of language teaching, such as curriculum development, you will benefit from the blend of educational and linguistic foundations on offer.

College of Humanities & Social Science
M.A. Applied Linguistics for Language Teaching

The overall aim of this MA in Applied Linguistics for Language Teaching from the University of Southampton is to provide advanced training in applied linguistics or language in education to professionals with language interests, typically language teachers in schools, further and higher education. They aim to provide this training in an integrated manner, both to professionals with interests in UK-based education, and those operating internationally.

M.Phil. Modern Languages

The Modern Languages MPhil and PhD are research-based programmes. You can specialise in topics in the languages of: Chinese, French, German, Japanese and Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American studies. Specialism is also possible in translating and interpreting.

School of Modern Languages
M.A. English Language Teaching

This MA focuses on the theoretical and practical issues that impact on the teaching of English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) and English as a Second Language (TESL/TESOL). The MA is designed to develop knowledge and critical understanding of current theories and research in language acquisition, and relate these to the practice of English language pedagogy.

M.A. Languages and Cultures of South Asia

This degree provides a coherent combination of courses in South Asian languages and their associated literatures and cultures; it leads to an advanced level of understanding of one aspect of South Asian civilization, together with a broader appreciation of the linguistic and literary culture of the subcontinent.

Faculty of Languages and Cultures
Postgrad.Cert. PGCE (Secondary): Modern Languages

This programme is designed to provide a route into one of the most rewarding and dynamic careers in teaching that there is, providing you with the tools to make the study of language stimulating for the full range of learners.

Department of Educational Studies
Postgrad.Cert. Russian Language

This is an intensive programme in Russian language for graduates in other subjects who would find a thorough knowledge of Russian an asset in their chosen field. The Russian Language programme is offered at the University of Glasgow.

School of Social and Political Sciences
M.A. Intensive Language (Arabic)

The two-year language pathway is directed at students who want to engage with the Arab Middle East in a professional as well as academic way, as the intensive language course would enable them to reach a near proficient knowledge of the language

Faculty of Languages and Cultures
Pre-Master English Language Preparation

If you do not meet the entry requirements to study the International Foundation Year, you can improve your level of English by first studying the English Language Preparation programme at Leeds Beckett University.

Leeds Beckett University International Study Centre
M.A. English Language & History

In English Language the programme offers a comprehensively broad and challengingly deep training in the academic study of the English language. It aims to develop serious academic interest in and specialist knowledge of all well-understood aspects of the English language both historically and currently, and at all relevant levels of structure and analysis. In so doing, it offers opportunities to develop intellectual and methodological capacities in rigorous, exact and strongly-theorised analysis.

College of Humanities & Social Science
M.Phil. Speech and Language Sciences

As a postgraduate researcher in Speech and Language Sciences you will carry out a major research project working with supervisors who are experts in your field.

School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences