Department of Modern Languages

QS World University Rankings 2018 Modern Languages Top 100In a world that needs greater understanding between peoples and cultures, Modern Languages at Birmingham will give you something to say.


Posted 06 February 2019

Institute for German Studies - Research funding success

The Institute for German Studies (IGS) at UoB has been awarded 78,412 euro by the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) for a two-year research project, "Shifting Constellations: Germany and Global (Dis)Order".

Posted 29 January 2019

Poetry's Forms and Transformations

Dr Emma Wagstaff has co-edited a volume on contemporary French poetry with Dr Nina Parish of the University of Bath.

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