School of European Culture and Languages

The School of European Culture and Languages (SECL) is one of the largest academic schools at the University of Kent. The School offers an extensive range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes that cover European cultural life in the following areas: Classical & Archaeological Studies, Comparative Literature, English Language & Linguistics, Modern Languages (including French, German, Hispanic Studies, Italian and European Studies), Philosophy and Religious Studies. We offer a range of single-honours degrees as well as joint-honours degree programmes combining subject areas within the School, the Faculty of Humanities or other parts of the University.

SECL has long-standing links and exchange agreements with some of Europe’s most prestigious institutions, is the founder of Kent's Paris School of Arts and Culture, runs an MA in Heritage Management in Athens and three MA programmes with terms in Rome. More...


Spring Term starts today. Welcome back to all our students. We hope you had a restful holiday and wish you a productive term.

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Comparative Literature alumna and journalist@kubared on @BBCWomensHour: @Heidi_Colthup #writinginthemedia

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Heide Kunzelmann on 'Free Thinking' @BBCRadio3 exploring the writing and politics of Karl Kraus, today at 10pm:

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School of European Culture & Languages, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NF

Enquiries: +44 (0)1227 827159 or email the School of European Culture & Languages

Last Updated: 12/11/2016