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Language Science with a Specialisation in Portuguese

24 months
10564 EUR/year
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The Language Science with a Specialisation in Portuguese programme at Stockholm University aims at extending and deepening your knowledge in the field of Portuguese. It also strengthens your grasp of research methodology, research ethics and your ability to carry out scientific reasoning.


This Language Science with a Specialisation in Portuguese specialisation at Stockholm University provides a comprehensive two-year course of study in Portuguese Linguistics. 

Key Features 

  • As well as training in the Portuguese language you will also study topics in Portuguese linguistics within the profile area of the Department of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin America Studies: Pragmatics, Discourse analysis, Interaction analysis, Second Language Acquisition, Syntax and Language change. 
  • The programme ends with a 30-credit degree project where, with the assistance of a supervisor, you design and conduct a scientific investigation within the area of Portuguese linguistics. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Language in Use
  • Scientific Methods and Research Ethics
  • Romance Languages’ Development from Latin
  • Portuguese, Sociolinguistics
  • Language Contact, Multilingualism and Minorities in the Romance-Speaking World
  • Second Language Acquisition: Romance Languages

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Degree of 180 ECTS credits or equivalent in Portuguese, including an individual degree project in Portuguese. 
  • Swedish Upper Secondary School Course English 6/English B or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10564 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21129 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • Applies to citizens from outside EU, EEA or Switzerland. First instalment: 57500 SEK. The complete programme: 230000 SEK.

Living costs for Stockholm

9668 - 17248 SEK /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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