A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, preferably in modern or classical language, English literature or history.
Months of entry
This intensive programme will enable you to delve deeper into the structure of the English language’s phonology, syntax and semantics and modern and historical development.
The MSc can function either as a stand-alone masters qualification or as a basis for further postgraduate study, typically at PhD level.
Joining an internationally acclaimed centre for research and teaching in the linguistic study of English, you will explore in depth a global language with a rich history and great social and geographical variation.
You will be taught by world-leading experts who will give you a detailed awareness of the ways in which English is used in Britain and around the world.
Information for international students
To find out about the support offered to International Students at Edinburgh from arrival to graduation visit: http://wwww.ed.ac.uk/studying/international.
Fees and funding
Visit our Scholarships and Student Finance Office at www.scholarships.ed.ac.uk for information about funding opportunities.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- PPLS Postgraduate Office
- +44 (0) 131 651 5002