UCL Centre for Languages & International Education (CLIE)


Language Courses

We offer a wide range of different language study options to UCL students at all levels, and to the wider public. Study a module as part of your degree programme or choose from any of our eight evening language courses for your own personal or professional needs. Academic reading and online courses are also available for some languages.

Modules as part of your degree

Study a Modern Foreign Language, English for Academic Purposes or British Sign Language module for credit. Open to UCL/UoL students only.

Continued Professional Development

Evening Language Courses

Study a language course more casually, either for your own interest or personal and professional development. Courses are open to all.

Part-time Academic English

Academic English courses for graduate research students

Improve your academic English skills in writing and speaking. Open to all PhD or graduate research degree students.

A thick academic book

Academic Reading and BSL for Postgraduate courses

Improve your reading acquisition to assist with their graduate studies. Open to research students.

Dutch - map of the Netherlands

Online Dutch courses

Study Dutch one-to-one online with a teacher at beginner, intermediate or advanced level. Courses are open to all.