We provide undergraduate, postgraduate, professional and short courses in three main areas of Languages, Linguistics and TESOL.


Languages courses are provided in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Modern Standard Arabic, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese and Urdu; also with Business, International Politics and Education Studies.


Linguistics courses are devoted to the scientific study of natural language by looking at how languages evolve, are structured, what they have in common and how they are used in society. Topics include: Applied linguistics, Sociolinguistics, Critical discourse analysis, Intercultural communication, Syntax, Semantics, Language variation and change, Language acquisition, Language and media, Phonetics and phonology, Pragmatics and Literary linguistics.

Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) courses equip students from across the world with the knowledge, practical experience and skills to either begin or further a career in one of the world’s fastest growing professions.

Short and Professional Development Courses

We provide a wide range of language and academic support short and professional development courses for:

For more information about our short courses please contact the Language Centre.

For more information about schools outreach please contact our Schools Liaison team.