Research course

Linguistics

Institution
University of York · Department of Language and Linguistics Science
Qualifications
MA by research

Entry requirements

You should normally hold or expect to receive a good 2:1 or higher in a single or joint honours degree in Linguistics.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MA in Linguistics by Research is a research qualification open only to candidates who already have a sound grasp of linguistics and some specialised knowledge in the sub-field in which they intend to work. It should contain an original contribution to knowledge or understanding and should demonstrate mastery of the appropriate research methodology, literature and scholarly apparatus.

Information for international students

If your first language is not English and your first degree was not taken in an English speaking country, you will need to show evidence that you meet our English Language requirements. We accept an IELTS score of 7, including 7 in both the written and oral assessment components. Full details of other accepted qualifications are given here.

Qualification and course duration

MA by research

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Administrator
Email
linguistics-pg-admissions@york.ac.uk