Home » Courses » Undergraduate

BA (Hons) Modern Languages (Flexible) (2-year degree)

School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • A-level: BBB-BCC / IB: 30-32 (or equivalent)
  • Sep 2023
  • Jan 2024
  • Full-time
  • 2 years and 1 term
  • 2 Years
  • Undergraduate
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons)
  • Buckingham
  • R900
  • Typical offers

    This programme is for non-native speakers. Students must be in possession of a good A Level (BBB-BCC) or equivalent (CEFR B1/B2), in one of the two languages. The other language can be started from scratch; students will follow a fast-track foundation module in the language for which they have no previous knowledge during their first term of study (September entry only).

    Non-native speakers of English: IELTS overall band score of 6.5 with at least 6.0 in both reading and writing.

    Flexible entry

    We operate a flexible entry process and the Admissions Tutor is happy to consider entrants from all backgrounds with slightly lower qualifications if they are able to demonstrate an alternative eligibility for the course. This may be in the form of relevant work experience, keen aptitude and a passion for the subject, or unlocked potential that you feel can be discovered through your studies at Buckingham. If you are uncertain whether you will be eligible to apply for this course, please contact the Admissions Team.

    UCAS applications

    You may apply either through the national UCAS university admissions system or at any time directly to the University using our own online application form.

    Mature students

    Because of our two-year degree, we find that the age range of our student body varies between those who have recently completed A-levels (or equivalent) to more mature students. Age is no barrier to learning and we welcome all applications from suitably qualified students.

    Selection process

    Wherever possible, you will be invited to the University to meet the Admissions Tutor for an informal interview and to have a tour of our campus. If you are an international applicant, it may not be possible for you to visit in person, so if the Admissions Tutor has any queries about your application you may be contacted by Microsoft Teams, email or phone.

    Our Admissions Team will be happy to answer any questions you may have. Call us on +44 (0)1280 820227 or contact us using the form here.

    Student Contract for prospective students

    When you are offered a place at the University you will be notified of the student contract between the University and students on our courses of study. When you accept an offer of a place on the course at the University a legal contract is formed between you and the University on the basis of the student contract in your offer letter. Your offer letter and the student contract contain important information which you should read carefully before accepting an offer. Read the Student Contract.