Undergraduate BA (Hons)

Modern Languages and Management
with a Year Abroad

Develop language skills and forge international connections to kickstart a career in global business.
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2024

Course overview


Why study Modern Languages and Management at Kent?

Kick-start your career.

Modern Languages unlocks opportunities across the globe. From classroom to boardroom, you'll be ready to craft a career tailored to your interests. 

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Top 10

All our languages ranked in the top 10 for student satisfaction in The Complete University Guide 2023.    

Broaden your horizons.

Our optional Year Abroad give you the intercultural awareness and real-world experience that are highly sought after by employers.    

Top ranking

Study at a ‘Triple Crown’ business school accredited by AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS.  

Life at Kent.

Alice and Georgie share their experiences of studying Modern Languages at Kent.


Everything you need to know about our Modern Languages and Management course

Entry requirements

Typical A level offer
BBB
The University will consider applications from students offering a wide range of qualifications. Click below to find out more.

Course structure

You will not only study languages, but you will have the chance to explore the societies and cultures they are rooted in. Your focus on management will get you prepared for a global career as you fast track your skills to be able to jump into managerial positions.

How you'll study

On our Modern Languages and Management BA, you will benefit from varied teaching methods and assessment types, you could be writing essays, or developing your spoken language skills in oral presentations. You could be learning in lectures, or in group work with native speakers. Our teaching is varied so you can learn language from all approaches and develop well rounded and advanced language skills alongside management expertise.

Your future

The ability to speak more than one language  is a key asset in the global employment market, and one that employers seek out. This means you can flexibly work across many fields and industries, and of course, across different countries. This coupled with your management expertise sets you up for an exciting and successful career from anywhere in the globe. 

Beyond your language skills, you will graduate equipped with skills such as, communication, mediation, analysis and leadership.  These give you confidence to offer creative solutions when faced with challenges, and the ability to express your ideas with clarity and passion. These are skills that make employers take notice, and you will be able to make change happen in the places you want to see it.

Our graduates are proof of this, going into fields as varied as: international banking, diplomacy, publishing, journalism, interpreting and translating, media, marketing and language teaching. Wherever your passions and future lie, through studying Modern Languages and Management at Kent, you will have the tools needed to get there.

Made at KBS
Meet our Kent Business School graduates to see where Modern Languages and Management could take you.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees for 2024 entry

The 2024/25 annual tuition fees for this course are:

Full-time

  • UK
    TBC
  • International
    TBC

For details of when and how to pay fees and charges, please see our Student Finance Guide.

For students continuing on this programme, fees will increase year on year by no more than RPI + 3% in each academic year of study except where regulated.* 

Your fee status

The University will assess your fee status as part of the application process. If you are uncertain about your fee status you may wish to seek advice from UKCISA before applying.

Find out more about accommodation and living costs, plus general additional costs that you may pay when studying at Kent.

Kent offers generous financial support schemes to assist eligible undergraduate students during their studies. See our funding page for more details. 

Scholarships

We have a range of subject-specific awards and scholarships for academic, sporting and musical achievement.

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Next steps

Ready to apply?

Undergraduate applications are now open on UCAS for 2024 entry. You can apply through UCAS from 16 May 2023, but you cannot submit your application until 5 September 2023.

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