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Year Abroad

Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics


Contact us

How to contact us

Address: Room 118, 1st Floor, Raised Faculty Building, Sidgwick Avenue,

              Cambridge CB3 9DA

Office hours are 09.30-16.30 Tuesdays - Thursdays. Opening hours may vary out of term. Faculty Office staff (Room 121) are available for enquiries in person when the Year Abroad Office is closed.


Year Abroad Officer/Director of Year Abroad Studies: Dr Timothy Chesters

Year Abroad Enquiries: Ms Jill Lin/ Ms Sandra O'Neill


Tel:        +44 1223 335008


Several Departments have a nominated member of staff as Year Abroad Adviser, who has detailed knowledge of the country or countries concerned and can offer important advice, especially on University courses.

These are currently:

French Dr Hugues Azérad

German and Dutch Prof Jo Whaley

Spanish & Portuguese Dr Ioanna Sitaridou

Italian Dr Claudia Domenici

Slavonic Studies Dr Elena Filimonova / Dr Josephine von Zitewitz