A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in linguistics, a language (with or without another subject, eg English and French) or a discipline primarily involving the scientific study of human cognition or behaviour (eg cognitive science, psychology, anthropology, sociology).
Months of entry
- Linguistic theory
- Language variation and change
- Language evolution, acquisition and development.
Information for international students
To study this course you need to meet our Band 10 English Language requirements: Direct Entry: IELTS 7.0 overall (with 6.5 in writing and a minimum of 6.0 in all other sub-skills). Pre-sessional English Language courses are not accepted as an alternative entry to this course.
Fees and funding
See our course fees and funding web page.
Qualification and course duration
MA by research
PGDip by research
Course contact details
- Sherelle Coulson, Programme Administrator, School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics
- +44 (0) 191 208 7199