Modern Languages

MPhil/PhD Italian Studies

Careers and employment

We are committed to ensuring you receive high quality research supervision to maximise your potential and prepare you for a rewarding career.

Postgraduate students have access to the wide range of support offered by our Career Zone. In addition, postgraduate research students can access our Postgraduate Researchers' Programme, which covers a range of topics to help you to succeed during your research degree and to act as a springboard for your research career.

Graduate destinations

Below are some examples of initial jobs undertaken by Modern Languages postgraduates who studied with us in 2011/12.

Please note that due to data protection, the job titles and organisations are listed independently and do not necessarily correspond.

Job titleOrganisation
Analyst Aktuel Translations
Depatmental Portfolio Manager  Co-operative Group
English and French Tutor DSTL
Modern Foreign Languages Supply Teacher MBE Training and Translation
Paralegal Assistant  Middlesex University
Project Manager and Translator Swansea University
Project Officer University of Exeter
Sustainability Projects Officer Walber International
Translation Internship WikiTranslate.org
Translator  
Translator/English Trainer  
Visiting Lecturer