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Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics

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Applying for Postgraduate Study

Our academic staff are leaders in world-class scholarship and teaching, and conduct research in one or more of the following areas: linguistics, film and screen studies, history and thought, and literary and cultural studies.

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Applying for Undergraduate Study

The University of Cambridge ranked first overall in the Complete University Guide for 2024, with Linguistics and all of the MMLL languages coming out on top in the subject league tables. 

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Welfare and Disability

The Faculty Disability Liaison Officer (DLO) offers a local contact for our students who may have questions and/or concerns about access to the Faculty, including taught sessions, assessment, library resources or any other area of our work.

Latest news and events

Graphospheres Symposium, 25–26 April 2024

26 April 2024

Graphospheres is a celebration in honour of Simon Franklin, Emeritus Professor of Slavonic Studies at the University of Cambridge. The symposium brings together a distinguished group of international scholars to discuss information technologies from the pre-modern to the present.

Symposium: Indigenous film, art and activism: counter-cartographies of the Amazon

18 April 2024

Date: 9 May 2024 Time: All day Location: SG1, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP This one-day symposium explores the relationship between film, art, and activism in the Amazon. Along with in-person discussions by international speakers, the programme includes a number of contemporary Amazonian films...

QS World Rankings by Subject 2024

17 April 2024

We are delighted to share that the University of Cambridge ranked 1st for Modern Languages and 2nd for Linguistics in the QS World University Rankings for 2024 (as indeed was also the case in 2023). At MMLL we strive to excel across the disciplines we teach and take the needs and outcomes of our students very seriously...

Ioanna Sitaridou leads 'last chance' effort to preserve living relative of ancient Greek

3 April 2024

Romeyka descends from Hellenistic Greek not Medieval Greek, making it a sister, rather than a daughter, of Modern Greek.


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