Skip to main content
Skip to main menu Skip to spotlight region Skip to secondary region Skip to UGA region Skip to Tertiary region Skip to Quaternary region Skip to unit footer


International Academic Offerings

Departmental Offerings

Department of Classics

  • Classical: Greek, Latin

Department of Comparative Literature

  • African (Sub-Saharan): Swahili, Yoruba
  • Asian (East): Japanese, Korean, Chinese, Vietnamese

Department of Germanic & Slavic Studies

  • German/Slavic: German, Russian

Latin American & Caribbean Studies Institute

  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
  • French

Linguistics Program

  • Asian (South): Sanskrit

Department of Religion &

Interdisciplinary Studies of the Islamic World

  • African (North): Arabic
  • Asian (South): Urdu
  • Asian (East): Bengali, Indonesian
  • Asian (Central): Turkish
  • Asian (Southwest)/Middle East: Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, Pashto

Department of Romance Languages

  • Romance: French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish

Centers and Institutes

African Studies Institute

Contact: Dr. Akinloye Ojo, (706) 583-0575

The certificate program in African Studies is designed to provide students with both a general knowledge of Africa and an understanding of the socioculture of specific regions through the study of geography, history, language, literature, religion, and other subjects.

Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute

Contact: Dr. Amy Ross, Director (706) 542-1617 or Mr. Paul Duncan, Associate Director (706) 583-0619

The Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute coordinates interdisciplinary research, curriculum offerings, and public programs which deal with Latin America, the Caribbean, and Latinos in Georgia. The Institute offers a major, a minor, an undergraduate certificate, and a graduate certificate in Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

Research Opportunities

Franklin College-University of Liverpool Doctoral Student Short-Term International Research Fellowship


The week-long Franklin College-University of Liverpool Doctoral Student Short-Term International Research Fellowship is open to Ph.D. students in any discipline in the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences. Through this Fellowship program, students will have the opportunity to conduct research, offer a public lecture, and meet with faculty and graduate students in order to develop an international network of research contacts. Fellows are expected to be on the University of Liverpool campus for one business week.

Support Franklin College

We appreciate your financial support. Your gift is important to us and helps support critical opportunities for students and faculty alike, including lectures, travel support, and any number of educational events that augment the classroom experience. Click here to learn more about giving.