A comprehensive grounding in the theory and practice of phonetics
Programme suspended (2020 entry)
We are committed to offering a high-quality experience to all our students. We are working to minimise the impact of Covid-19, but we have reluctantly decided that we will be unable to offer this programme for entry in 2020.
Applications for the next intake typically open in October.
You may also be interested in MSc Linguistics which is available for entry in September 2020.
Why study Phonetics at Edinburgh?
- We're ranked 1st in the UK and 3rd in the world for linguistics (QS World University Rankings by subject 2020).
- Linguistics research at Edinburgh ranks 1st in Scotland and 2nd in the UK in the THE ranking by subject of the REF 2014
- Edinburgh was the second university in the UK, and first in Scotland, to establish a phonetics department, led from 1948 by David Abercrombie
- You will be part of a learning community which includes one of the largest concentration of language scientists in the UK