University of Salford Manchester

About us

Salford Languages is a centre for international study and language learning, offering a range of British Council-accredited English language courses and foreign language programmes to current and prospective University of Salford students.

Whether you are interested in studying at the University of Salford, are a student already and simply looking to improve your English or another foreign language for personal, professional or academic purposes please take a look at what courses we have available.

Salford Languages is based on the 8th and 9th floors of the Maxwell Building which includes modern classrooms and well-equipped computer suites, as well as advanced audio-visual equipment and Language Resource Centre (LRC).

The Salford Languages team

Interim Director of Salford Languages: Tam Milner (Please contact the Director through or +(0)161 295 5990 in the first instance)

Our English languages courses and support services are delivered by experienced and qualified tutors.

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Mr James Arnold

EFL Tutor

Mr James Corrin

EFL Tutor

Ms Jillian Eades

EFL Tutor

Mr John Fyfe

English Language Centre Manager

Mr Keith Gould

EFL Tutor and English Study Skills Co-ordinator (International Foundation Year programme)

Mrs Maggie Hardman

EAP Co-ordinator

Mrs Elaine Hollins

EFL Tutor

Mrs Anne Jameson

EFL Tutor

Mr Christopher Kew

EFL Tutor and English Study Programmes Co-ordinator

Miss Adrienne Kiernan

EFL Tutor

Dr Frank Melling

EFL Tutor

Mrs Louise Mitchell

EFL Tutor

Mr William Morgan

EFL Tutor

Ms Susanna Regan

EFL Tutor

Mrs Caroline Stevens

EFL Tutor

Miss Alexandra Zdravkovich

EFL Tutor

Modern Foreign Languages academic courses are taught by qualified teaching professionals, mostly native speakers of the language they teach. Many of our teachers have experience of learning a second or third language, and studying and working abroad which creates an intimate multicultural atmosphere.

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Dr Ahmed Elgindy Hourly Paid Tutor – Arabic
Mercé Enjuanes Hourly Paid Tutor – Spanish

Mrs Maria Jesús (Chus) Fernandez-Prieto

Director of Modern Foreign Languages  and Senior Lecturer – Spanish

Ms Christina Flanagan

Lecturer - Spanish

Inés Gutiérrez-González Hourly Paid Tutor – Spanish

Dr William Hope

Lecturer - Italian

Ms Vanessa John

Senior Tutor and UWLP Coordinator

Dr Kim Langtree

Senior Tutor French and UWLP Champion

Dr Orieb Masadeh-Tate

Lecturer - Arabic

Dr Elke Philburn Hourly Paid Tutor – German

Yumi Uraki

Hourly Paid Tutor - Japanese

Yun Xiao

Hourly Paid Tutor – Mandarin Chinese

Min Yu Hourly Paid Tutor – Mandarin Chinese
Chinese (Mandarin)
Min Yu
Maxwell 815
Kim Langtree
Maxwell 801

Kaya Davies
Maxwell 803

Johantan Vandesquille
Maxwell 803
Elke Phiburn
Maxwell 803
Dr William Hope
Maxwell 805
Misa Nakano
Maxwell 803

Mamiko Noda
Maxwell 803
Christina Flanagan
Maxwell 802

Inés Gutierrez

Merce Enjuanes
Maxwell 803

Our team of professional support staff is based in Maxwell 827 and is here to help you with all aspects of your studying with Salford Languages.

You can contact the team on or +(0)161 295 5990

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Mr Mark Wakefield Operations Assistant

Mrs Rachael Davies

Support Assistant

Miss Sarah Jenyon

Support Officer

Miss Jemma Cope

Support Assistant

For information on all other areas of your university life including professional advice and support on a wide range of issues, including finances, visas, wellbeing and disability our team at the askUS Desks are open across campus every weekday to answer your questions.