Research course

English Language

Institution
University of Edinburgh · School of Philosophy, Psychology and Languages Science
Qualifications
MSc by research

Entry requirements

A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in a related subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme offers the opportunity to focus in detail on an area of your choosing in the synchronic or diachronic study of English, while still being able to take some taught courses. It is intended for those who already have a good background in the study of English, typically from undergraduate study.

This is one of two MSc by Research programmes offered in Linguistics and English Language. You should choose this programme if you wish to specialise in an area of English language or English linguistics.

See the MScR Linguistics programme if you wish to specialise in an area of applied linguistics or sociolinguistics:

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc by research
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Office
Email
ppslpg@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)131 651 5002