Modern Languages

Modern Languages


Studying modern languages gives you skills that are in demand and can be used in any industry. These will give you the opportunity to work in a number of fields across the globe.

Our Degrees

We offer a range of Modern Languages degrees which you can read more about below.

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This degree can help you develop high-level communication needed to carve out a career in this expanding market.

Why Study Modern Languages at Aberdeen?

  • Study within the top linguistics school in Scotland, also rated fifth in the UK (The Complete University Guide 2021).
  • A subject scoring the highest possible rating of ‘Excellent’ in the last Scottish national Teaching Quality Assessment.
  • You will get the opportunity to immerse yourself in your chosen languages, as this four-year programme requires you live and study at least two semesters abroad.
  • The combination of academic and vocational elements will open up many employment opportunities due to the transferable skills acquired.
  • In the latest National Student Survey (NSS 2019) 95% of French Studies students thought that staff were good at explaining things and German Studies scored 97% for learning resources.

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