What can I do with my degree?

Modern Languages

The Career Zone have produced a guide: Careers for Modern Languages graduates

With a Modern Languages degree from the University of Exeter, you'll be able to:

  • Read, speak, write and understand one or more foreign languages
  • Gather and evaluate information
  • Formulate and articulate ideas and arguments
  • Develop independence, adaptability and cultural awareness
  • Manage time effectively and meet demanding deadlines
  • Lead and participate in group exercises and discussions
  • Present information and points orally
  • Reflect and judge critically on the basis of evidence and argument
  • Deploy skills in ICT note taking research and problem solving

Here are some examples of jobs and further study that Modern Languages graduates have done:

Professional Institutions and Organisations relating to Modern Languages

Broader information can be found on our Sector Pages.

Modern Languages in the Workplace

Links to job options, career areas and resources with further information  on what modern language graduates do.

For more useful links look at the Languages sector page.