• Application Deadline
  • 18 months
    Duration
The Master of Arts in English Language and Literature from the European University Cyprus (EUC) offers students the opportunity to examine literary, theoretical and critical texts from a variety of cultural contexts, fostering advanced skills of comprehension, interpretation, and analysis.

About

A core feature of the English Language and Literature program from the European University Cyprus (EUC) is the investigation of English as a global language, with courses in Applied Linguistics, Second-Language Acquisition, Bilingualism, and the methodology of English-Language Teaching, enabling students to develop practical and academic techniques for further research in the fields of Literature and Linguistics.

General Objectives
  • The development of advanced research skills appropriate to the fields of Literature and Linguistics.
  • The sustained and intensive development of critical, analytical, and creative thinking skills, particularly related to modes of humanistic and linguistic inquiry
  • The broadening of students’ linguistic, literary and cultural horizons
  • The understanding of the role of English in a globalised world and its implications on English language acquisition and teaching

Careers

  • Teaching in schools, colleges, and institutes (holders of an MA in English Language and Literature are eligible to operate private language institutes in Cyprus)
  • Media
  • Publishing
  • Advertising
  • Research
  • International Organizations

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Cultural Studies
  • Theories of Literature
  • Postcolonial Studies
  • English Language Teaching (ELT) Methodology
  • English in Globalisation
  • Core Issues in Second Language Acquisition
  • Research Methods

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    • EU: submit the documents at least 2 weeks prior to the beginning of the 1st semester/Non-EU: at least 2 months prior to the beginning of the 1st semester.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 18 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    90 ECTS
    • Total credits: 30
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

  • The general admission requirement for graduate programs is the successful completion of a Bachelor degree at a recognized institution, or its equivalent (professional qualifications).
  • A completed application form together with a non-refundable fee of €52. 
  • Official copy of a Bachelor’s Degree, in English, from a recognized university, with an average grade of ‘C’ or above, or official copies of professional qualifications.
  • Official copy of Academic transcript, in English.
  • Copy of a valid passport/identity card.
  • Proof of English proficiency.
  • One recommendation letter.
  • Proof of work experience (if available).
  • Official copy of High School Leaving Diploma and grade marksheet, in English.
  • CV.
  • One passport size photograph.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    322 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 322 EUR per module and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    314 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 314 EUR per module and a duration of 18 months.
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*Tuition per Teaching Hour

Funding

European University Cyprus offers an extensive Financial Aid Program which aims to provide financial assistance to students who need aid in order to begin or complete their studies at European University Cyprus. There are various schemes to help students financially. European University Cyprus awards scholarships up to 15% on tuition to selected students with outstanding performance (B average and above) on their High School leaving certificate or Bachelor degree. The financial support can vary in the case of outstanding candidates.

European University Cyprus awards scholarships to selected students with outstanding performance (B average and above) on their high school leaving certificate or Bachelor degree.

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