Taught course

Professional Language and Intercultural Studies

University of Leeds · School of Languages, Cultures and Societies

Entry requirements

A good 1st degree (Honours 2.1 or above), including the study of 1 or more foreign language(s) throughout; no background experience of Intercultural Studies necessary; equivalent qualifications/professional experience with foreign languages are considered; IELTS an overall score of at least 6.5 (with not less than 6.0 in all components).

Months of entry


Course content

This is a professional training programme that aims to equip students for a wide range of international careers; it offers a unique combination of intercultural studies with the study of language for professional purposes; through the variety of optional choices available, the programme can be tailored to the student's individual interests.

Modules include: Professional language; intercultural studies; managing business across cultures; introduction to interpreting skills.

Information for international students

The University of Leeds welcomes international students. English language is required (eg. IELTS). For details please refer to the School website below. Accommodation is guaranteed for all new international students paying fees at non-EU rate.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

There are a number of scholarships available to both UK/EU and international students. For further information please click here.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Team
+44 (0)113 343 3234