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World University Rankings 2021
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Impact Rankings 2020
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World Reputation Rankings 2019
Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh, EH8 9YL, United Kingdom

Portuguese and History - University of Edinburgh

Portuguese is one of the world's most important languages, spoken in Europe, South America, and Africa. Study at the University of Edinburgh encompasses learning about the fascinating literatures and cultures where Portuguese is spoken, as well as the language. This programme combines the chance to perfect your skills in the sixth most widely spoken language in the world and acquire a detailed knowledge of the human past. The programme is designed to provide you with a deep knowledge of the cultures where Portuguese is spoken and train you to explore and analyse history across a range of themes, methods, periods, and regions of the world. International culture flourishes at the University of Edinburgh, with a thriving Centre for Contemporary Latin American Studies, an annual Spanish film festival, an annual student-led Spanish play, and an annual Portuguese translation workshop, supported by the Instituto Camões Portuguese Language Centre. Our dedicated staff will ensure a supportive learning environment for your studies.