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BA Chinese and Linguistics
Combine the world's most widely-spoken language with the study of human language and its structure.

BA Chinese and Linguistics / Overview

Year of entry: 2017

Degree awarded
Bachelor of Arts with Honours
4 Years. [Full-Time]
Typical A-level offer

Grades ABB.

Applicants must have achieved a minimum of GCSE Grade B standard in a Foreign Language.

This programme is designed for students whose level of Mandarin Chinese at entry ranges from complete beginner to approximately A-level standard. It is not suitable for students whose first language is Chinese.

Typical International Baccalaureate offer

32 points overall (core points accepted), with 6,5,5 in higher level subjects including English Lang or equivalent to GCSE Grade B in a Modern Foreign Language

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS

Course overview

  • You want a flexible programme with possibly the widest range of English Language options available in the UK
  • You want to be able to communicate with a quarter of the world's population in their own language
  • You want to perfect your expertise in two languages and extend your knowledge of a wide range of different countries and cultures

Open days

The University holds Open Days regularly (usually June, September and October) where you have the opportunity to tour the campus and find out more about the facilities and courses we offer.

On this day you will find out more about the School and its resources, and meet members of academic and admissions staff who will be able to answer any questions you have.


Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2017 will be £9,250 per annum. Future inflationary increases will be applied to each subsequent year of the course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £17,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
+44 (0)161 275 3211
+44 (0)161 275 3031
Academic department overview

See: About us

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