About Languages for All

Enhance your career prospects. Develop your cognitive capabilities. Improve your cultural awareness. Advance your life experiences. Whether you are a student, a member of staff or a member of the public, you can learn a language with Languages for All at the University of Sheffield.

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Choose from 17 languages, available at a variety of ability levels, from complete beginners to advanced.

Members of the public and staff

Our language classes are taught on a semester basis - two blocks of 11-12 weeks, one in Spring and one in Autumn.

For more information, including ability levels, timetables, and fees and enrolment, visit our Staff and members of the public page.

University of Sheffield students

You can either study a language as part of your degree (through guided module choice) or alongside your degree (not-for-credit modules).

For more information, including enrolment options, ability levels and module codes, visit the relevant page for your level of study:

A global reputation

Sheffield is a research university with a global reputation for excellence. We're a member of the Russell Group: one of the 24 leading UK universities for research and teaching.