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TESOL - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

University of Nicosia

18 months
9240 EUR/year
6300 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The TESOL - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages programme from University of Nicosia will develop in the student an understanding of a range of disciplines and areas of professional activity which underpin the field of TESOL and constitute its focus and its concerns;

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Profile of the Programme

  • To provide students with a strong professional foundation for developing practical teaching skills in relation to TESOL;
  • To further students’ understanding of English language teaching.


  • To provide students with a solid theoretical foundation and the necessary professional skills in TESOL;
  • To equip the students with the linguistic knowledge, cultural understanding, and pedagogical training essential to the various aspects of TESOL;
  • To provide theoretical and/or practical support for actual situations within the language classroom,
  • To develop students’ skills in critical reading and ability to design a research project,
  • To provide the theoretical and/or practical basis required for the study of a doctoral degree.

Career Prospects

This is a TESOL - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages programme from University of Nicosia that opens many career opportunities. English is the language of global communication, and demand for TESOL professionals worldwide is greater than ever before. Our graduates can work for universities and other public and private schools, international corporations, governments, and in private practice locally and abroad. They can teach English to people of all ages and all walks of life, administering and designing ESOL courses and curricula, and developing new teaching methods. The MA TESOL is increasingly the degree of preference for employers both domestically and abroad.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Exploring Language for TESOL
  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Language Teaching Methods and Course Design
  • Language Skills and Materials Development
  • Research Methods in TESOL
  • Teaching English to Young Learners
  • Teaching English for Specific Purposes

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Application Deadlines for European and Local Students - Please call the Office of Admissions




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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The minimum general requirement for admission to the post-graduate degree programme is a Bachelor Degree from a recognised university.
Academic requirements
  • All applicants for entrance in the MA TESOL programme offered by the Department should have at least a lower second class (2:2) Bachelor degree in English Language/ English Linguistics and/or English Literature from a recognised university.
  • Teaching experience is not essential but preferred. Tutoring experience is helpful.
  • Applicants with a lower grade or whose degree is on a related discipline will be considered on their own merits.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9240 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13860 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6300 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9450 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.

Living costs for Nicosia

576 - 866 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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