National Associations / Full members

There are at present 13 national associations

According to CercleS statutes (article 3.1), Full Members are non-profit institutions, associations and other bodies, which represent Language Centres in Higher Education in individual European countries, language communities, or transnational associations.
There are at present 13 national association.

ACLES

Asociación de Centros de Lenguas en la Enseñanza Superior
Country: Spain
President’s Name: Dña. Juana Sanmartín Vélez

Contact Person: ACLES Secretariat – Concha Alferez
acles@upvnet.upv.es

Postal Address
Universidad de Murcia, Servicio de Idiomas
Avda. Teniente Flomesta, 5 – 30003 – Murcia, Spain
presidencia@acles.es
http://www.acles.es/

AICLU

Associazione Italiana Centri Linguistici Universitari
Country: Italy
President’s Name : Prof.ssa Carmen Argondizzo

Contact Person: AICLU Secretariat – Enrica Rossi
info@aiclu.it

Postal Address
Università della Calabria
Centro Linguistico di Ateneo
Campus di Arcavacata
(87036) Rende, Italy

carmen.argondizzo@unical.it
http://www.aiclu.org

AKS

Arbeitskreis der Sprachenzentren, Sprachlehrinstitute und Fremdspracheninstitute
Country: Germany
President’s Name: Dr. Maike Engelhardt

Contact Person: AKS Secretariat
aks@rub.de

Postal Address
Fakultät III – Sprach- und Kulturwissenschaften
Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg, Ammerländer Heerstraße 114-118, 26129 Oldenburg, Germany
maike.engelhardt@uni-oldenburg.de
http://www.aks-web.de

AULC

Association of University Language Centres
Countries: United Kingdom & Ireland
President’s Name: Mr. Mark Critchley

Contact Person: AULC Secretariat
contact@aulc.org

Postal Address
University Language Centre
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures, University of Manchester,
Manchester M13 9PL, United Kingdom
mark.critchley@durham.ac.uk
http://www.aulc.org

CASALC CZ

Česká a slovenská asociace jazykových center

Country: Czech Republic
President’s Name: PhDr. Mgr. Libor Štěpánek, Ph.D.

Contact Person: CASALC CZ Secretariat – PaeDr. Marta Rybičková, Ph D.
marta.rybickova@cjv.muni.cz

Postal Address
Masaryk University Language Centre
Komenskeho namesti 2, 60200 Brno, Czech Republic
libor.stepanek@cjv.muni.cz
https://www.cjv.muni.cz/cs/

CASALC SK

Česko-Slovenská asociácia učiteľov cudzích jazykov na vysokých školách

Country: Slovak Republic
President’s Name: Dr. Peter Gergel

Contact Person: Dr. Peter Gergel
gergel@fedu.uniba.sk

Postal Address
Comenius University in Bratislava, Faculty of Education, Račianska 59
Račianska 59, 813 34 Bratislava, Slovakia
gergel@fedu.uniba.sk
http://www.casajcsk.sk

FINELC

The Network of Finnish University Language Centres
Country: Finland
President’s Name: Dr. Nina Pilke

Contact Person: Dr. Nina Pilke
nina.pilke@univaasa.fi

Postal Address
Language Centre Linginno, University of Vaasa, P.O. Box 700, 65101 Vaasa, Finland
nina.pilke@univaasa.fi
http://finelc.languages.fi

NUT

Dutch-Belgian Association of Language Teaching in Higher Education
Countries: Netherlands & Belgium
President’s Name : Dr. Katja Hunfeld

Contact Person: Dr. Katja Hunfeld
k.hunfeld@utwente.nl

Postal Address
University of Twente Language Centre
Vrijhof Building, Room 507, Drienerlolaan 5, 7522 NB Enschede, Netherlands
k.hunfeld@utwente.nl
http://www.nut-talen.eu

RANACLES

Rassemblement National des Centres de Langues de l’Enseignement Supérieur
Country: France
President’s Name: Mr. Tom Grainger

Contact Person: RANACLES Secretariat – Frédéric Teillon
secretariat@ranacles.org, frederic.teillon@univ-reims.fr

Postal Address
Université de Reims Champagne Ardenne, Maison des Langues, Campus Moulin de la Housse, Chemin des Rouliers, Bâtiment 5ter, BP 1039, 51687 Reims cedex 2 France

tom.grainger@univ-amu.fr
https://www.ranacles.org

ReCLes.pt

Portuguese Network Association of Language Centers in Higher Education
Country: Portugal
President’s Name : Dr. Manuel Fernando Moreira da Silva 

Contact Person: ReCLes.pt Secretariat – Ana Gonçalves
ana.goncalves@eshte.pt

Postal Address
Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administração do Porto / IPP Gabinete de Apoio à Inovação em Educação
Rua Jaime Lopes Amorim, s/n 
4465-004 S. Mamede de Infesta, Portugal 
mdasilva@iscap.ipp.pt 
http://www.recles.pt/

SERMO

The Association of Academic Foreign Language Centres
Country: Poland
President’s Name: Dr Kinga Studzińska-Pasieka

Contact Person: SERMO Secretariat – mgr Magdalena Dolińska
pr.sermo@sermo.org.pl

Postal Address
Uniwersytet Medyczny w Łodzi, Centrum Nauczania Języków Obcych
Pl. Hallera 1, 90-647 Łodź, Poland
kinga.studzinska-pasieka@umed.lodz.pl, prezes@sermo.org.pl
http://www.sermo.org.pl

SSH-CHES

Verband der Sprachenzentren an Schweizer Hochschulen (SSH)
Association des Centres de langues des Hautes écoles suisses (CHES)

Country: Switzerland
President’s Name : Dr Stefanie Neuner-Anfindsen
Co-president’s Name: Mr. Stephan Meyer

Contact Person: SSH-CHES Secretariat
info@ssh-ches.ch

Postal Address
Universität Freiburg, Sprachenzentrum
Rue de Rome 1, CH-1700 Freiburg – Switzerland
stefanie.neuner-anfindsen@unifr.ch
http://www.ssh-ches.ch/

VUS

Verband Universitärer Sprachenzentren und Institutionen
Country: Austria
President’s Name: Dr. Daniela Unger-Ullmann

Contact Person: Dr. Daniela Unger-Ullmann
daniela.unger-ullmann@uni-graz.at 

Postal Address
Zentrum für Sprache, Plurilingualismus und Fachdidaktik
Johann-Fux-Gasse 30, A-8010 Graz, Austria
daniela.unger-ullmann@uni-graz.at
https://treffpunktsprachen.uni-graz.at/de/treffpunkt-sprachen/vus/