A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in a related subject.
All applicants must also meet our English language requirements.
Months of entry
This programme offers students the opportunity to focus in detail on a chosen area of the subject, while still being able to take some taught courses. It is intended for those who already have a good background in Linguistics, typically from undergraduate study.
This is one of two MSc by Research programmes offered in Linguistics & English Language. You should choose this programme if you wish to specialise in an area of applied linguistics or sociolinguistics.
(See the MScR English Language programme if you wish to specialise in an area of English language or English linguistics.)
Information for international students
To find out about the support offered to international student at Edinburgh from arrival to graduation visit: http://www.ed.ac.uk/studying/international
Fees and funding
Visit Scholarships and Student Funding Services at: http://www.ed.ac.uk/student-funding
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- PPLS Postgraduate Office
- +44 (0) 131 651 5002