The Department of Languages, Literature and Communication focusses on the fundamentals of language, on language in interpersonal communication and on language as a medium of cultural expression. With a staff of more than 200, it brings together expertise in the fields of linguistics, communication sciences, comparative literature, and European languages and cultures. It is responsible for 10 Bachelor and 17 Master programmes as well as for doctorate training in these areas. Research is conducted under the auspices of the Utrecht Institute of Linguistics (UiL OTS) and the interdepartmental Institute for Cultural Inquiry (ICON).
24 June 2019
Two Utrecht University projects from have received a funding from the NWO programme PHDs in the Humanities.
17 June 2019
Awards for extraordinary academic achievements and social involvement
6 June 2019
In June the book 'My Mother's Mother's Mother' will be published by Leiden University Press.