Welcome to UCML - the unifying voice of Languages in UK Higher Education

The University Council of Modern Languages (UCML) was established in 1993 and is the overarching national organisation which represents the interests of modern languages, linguistics and cultural and area studies in higher education throughout the United Kingdom, and works with corresponding bodies in other countries

Its membership includes more than 100 Schools and Departments of Modern Languages in universities and colleges of higher education throughout England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, together with professional and scholarly associations in the field of modern languages, and public and private educational organisations concerned with study, teaching and research into modern languages, linguistics and cultural and area studies.

Latest items of news and updates on UCML activities can be found below. As there is a considerable amount of activity ongoing, please also view the News page to catch up on all recent activities.

Links to press coverage of issues of interest to members and information on other events are posted on our Facebook page and members are encouraged to enage with these.

UCML Executive Committee Meeting - Friday 24 October 2014

Europe House, London

The next Executive meeting will take place at Europe House, 32 Smith Square London, on Friday 24 October 2014.  

Further details to follow soon. 

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