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Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics


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Sculptures outside the Raised Faculty Building

How to contact us

How to Find Us

The Faculty Office (RFB121) is usually staffed in-person from 10am – 4pm daily for general enquiries.

All other teams are covered either in-person or remotely during regular office hours.

Please send us an email to get in touch.

For details of all the staff in the Faculty, please see the full Staff List.

Undergraduate and Section Enquiries

The Undergraduate/Section Office is located in rooms 136-138 of the Raised Faculty Building (RFB)

Postgraduate Enquiries

The Postgraduate Office is located in rooms 102 & 103 of the Raised Faculty Building (RFB)

  • Postgraduate Secretaries (First point of contact for Languages/Linguistics) 01223 335057 -
  • Postgraduate Coordinator (First point of contact for Film and Screen Studies) 01223 335057 -
  • Postgraduate Administrator (Funding and Studentships, PhD Progress Monitoring, Postgraduate Studies Committee, Policy & Procedure) - 01223 335057 -

General Enquiries

How to find us

The Faculty is housed in the Raised Faculty Building, off Sidgwick Avenue. The Sidgwick Site is about 10 minutes' walk from the centre of Cambridge.


Faculty of Modern & Medieval Languages and Linguistics
Raised Faculty Building
University of Cambridge
Sidgwick Avenue


Plan your visit to the Raised Faculty Building using AccessAble.

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By public transport

Cambridge is very easily accessible by train, coach and bus.

Train and coach

There is a fast and frequent train service from London as well as excellent connections from Scotland and the North, and regional services from Birmingham and the Midlands. For timetables please visit the National Rail Enquiries website. National Express operates coach services to Cambridge from major towns and cities across the UK.


Once you are in Cambridge, Stagecoach offers a comprehensive bus service within the city. The nearest bus stop to the Raised Faculty Building is about 150 yards away, on West Road, and is served by the route U service (view the U route map) which is run by Whippet. On you can view timetables as well as a live bus tracking map.

Further information about access to Cambridge by public transport can be found on the Cambridge City Council website. The Journey Planner is helpful for bus travel.


CycleStreets can help you to plan your cycle journey in the city.

By car

Please note that parking at the Sidgwick Site is severely restricted, even for University staff. If you will be travelling to Cambridge by car, you should use the (few available) metered bays on Sidgwick Avenue, the city centre car parks, or one of the Park & Ride facilities, which are marked in green on the City Council's Car Parks map.

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