The School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures houses a number of research centres working on different languages and cultures, such as:

  • Alwaleed Centre, which aims to promote a better understanding of Islam
  • CASAW, studying the Arab World
  • Centre de recherches francophones belges, working on francophone Belgian culture
  • Confucius Institute, promoting ties with China
  • Centre for the History of the Book
  • Dashkova Centre, studying the Russian language
  • EERC, conducting research on Scottish life and society