MSc Applied Linguistics
This programme has a strong emphasis on developing skills and knowledge that can be applied in professional settings
Applications are now closed for this programme for 2018 entry. For further information please contact the School Postgraduate Office.
Why study applied linguistics at Edinburgh?
- We're ranked in the world’s top 5 universities for linguistics in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018.
- Linguistics research at Edinburgh ranks 1st in Scotland and 2nd in the UK in the THE ranking by subject of the REF 2014.
- You will be part of a learning community which includes one of the largest concentration of language scientists in the UK
- Edinburgh was the first UK university to offer a programme in Applied Linguistics
This is an intensive one-year programme in what may be termed 'socially relevant Linguistics'
Programme structure and assessment
This programme comprises two semesters of taught compulsory and optional courses, followed by a dissertation
As a postgraduate student you will have access to a wide range of research resources and state-of-the-art facilities
Learning outcomes and careers
This programme provides you with a range of knowledge and skills to prepare you for a variety of career paths
Help with your application
When applying you should include a personal statement detailing your academic abilities and your reasons for applying for the programme
Programme teaching staff
Staff profiles of those involved in teaching on the programme