Research course

Language and Communication Studies

Institution
University of East Anglia · School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies (PPL)
Qualifications
PhDMPhilMA by research

Entry requirements

For entry on to the MPhil or PhD programmes, we would normally expect an applicant to hold a 2:1 honours degree, or equivalent, and a good Masters degree, or equivalent, in a relevant subject. For entry on to the MA by Research programme, we would normally expect an applicant to hold a 2:1 honours degree, or equivalent, in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

The current research themes for supervision in language and communication studies are:

  • Intercultural communication and discourse studies.
  • Translation and Interpreting Studies.

Our area of research at UEA focuses on cross-cultural communication. Staff share an interest in the crossover of language, translation and media in a multilingual framework. We welcome applications for Masters by Research, MPhil and PhD degrees in the fields of translation, cross-cultural communication and linguistics.

https://www.uea.ac.uk/lcs/research-degrees

Information for international students

Minimum IELTS overall score of 7.0 (with no less than 6.5 in speaking, reading and listening and 7.0 in writing), or equivalent.

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,052 per annum
International students
£13,550 per annum

Studentships may be available for exceptional candidates. Please see https://www.uea.ac.uk/lcs/scholarships-and-funding/funding-for-postgraduate-research-degrees for more information.

https://www.uea.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/research-degrees/scholarships

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

MPhil

full time
24 months
part time
48 months

MA by research

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Research Service
Email
pgr.enquiries.admiss@uea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1603 591 709