School of European Languages, Culture and Society – Centre for Multidisciplinary and Intercultural Inquiry (SELCS-CMII)

We offer the widest range of language-based degrees in the UK, with programmes in Dutch, French, German, Italian, Scandinavian, Iberian and Latin American Studies as well as cutting-edge interdisciplinary programmes in Comparative Literature, Early Modern, European, Film, Health, Gender, Race and Translation Studies.

Based in London’s literary quarter in Bloomsbury and surrounded by the greatest concentration of libraries, museums, archives and professional bodies in Europe, the School is a world-leading centre for teaching, research and public engagement at one of the world's top universities.


Programmes and Courses

Our undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees, programme combinations and entry requirements, module offerings and short courses.


Our scholars are world experts in their fields of research, including literature, history, film, art, linguistics, philosophy, politics and translation.



Contact details for the department and individuals, academic research interests, PhD supervisors and academic staff research profiles.


News and Events

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Outreach and Widening Participation

From summer schools and taster days to freely available online courses we are committed to offer a wide range of activities and resources for students, teachers and adult learners.