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.

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UCML Plenary workshop 6th May 2016

Europe House, 32 Smith Square, London

Why is the EU important for HE language disciplines?

A plenary workshop being held in advance of the UK EU referendum

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The election for the representative of IWLP closes at 4pm on 15 February. Votes are permitted by a...
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The closing date is 15 February at 4pm. Nomination papers and role profile are on the web....

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