Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies
About us

Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies at Edinburgh covers Spanish, Portuguese, Catalan and Basque.

Take a single honours degree in either Spanish or Portuguese, combine both in a joint degree, or take either with one of a wide range of other subjects.

Explore your own area of interest and expertise in Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies in a Masters by Research or PhD programme, or choose an interdisciplinary taught masters programme.

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QS World Rankings by Subject 2022

The University of Edinburgh is ranked 3rd in the UK for Modern Languages.

We are also 3rd in the UK in the broad subject area of Arts & Humanities.

Globally, we’re in the World Top 10 for Arts & Humanities (9) and Modern Languages (10).

The Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings are based on the results of major global surveys of employers and academics, along with research citations.

They are International Ranking Expert Group (IREG) approved.

Browse the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022 on Top Universities

Find out what's on in Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies and read about the experiences of our students, staff and alumni.