Linguistics and English Language

PhD Linguistics and English Language programme

Linguistics and English Language at Edinburgh has an outstanding international reputation in many areas of research

Our large and inter-disciplinary research team work on all aspects of language, from theoretical to applied linguistics. We collaborate with researchers at Edinburgh and around the world in projects covering biology, education, psychology, cognitive science, and speech and language technologies.

Research interests

Find out about our areas of research and staff interests

When to apply

We operate a gathered field approach to PhD applications, find out how this works

Help with your application

Guidance for applicants to the PhD programme

Our research community

Our PhD students are actively encouraged to join in the regular meetings to discuss research, books and papers.

Talk series and reading groups

Fees, funding and how to apply

Contact

The Postgraduate Office can help you with any questions you have relating to your application, entry requirements, research interests and the PhD admissions process as a whole. We look forward to hearing from you.

Postgraduate Office

  • School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences

Contact details

Address

Street

Room 1.06
Dugald Stewart Building
3 Charles Street

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH8 9AD