Applied Linguistics, M.A. | University of Greenwich | City of London, United Kingdom
12 months
15100 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
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Our MA in Applied Linguistics at University of Greenwich is designed to engage students in a wide range of topics and perspectives relevant to the field of linguistics. 

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This Applied Linguistics course at University of Greenwich gives you the chance to gain advanced knowledge of different approaches to contemporary linguistic issues and a greater understanding of the mechanisms underlying all human language. 

What you should know about this course

  • You’ll develop the skills and knowledge needed to conduct your own research project for your dissertation in Applied Linguistics, including TESOL.

  • Gain a theoretical perspective on translation practices.

  • Obtain an understanding of cross-linguistic variation.

  • Explore current issues in second language acquisition.

  • Develop knowledge of current issues in TESOL, language testing and materials development.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Research Methods
  • Dissertation (TESOL SLLT)
  • Contemporary Theories in SLA 
  • Key Issues in TESOL 
  • Materials Development & Language Testing 
  • Language variation and acquisition 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should have a UK undergraduate degree at 2.1 or above (or an equivalent qualification (both level and grade) from a recognised non-UK university) in a relevant humanities or social sciences subject. 

  • Other subject-areas may also be considered.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15100 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time (per 30 credits) Home  £2,625

Living costs for City of London

660 - 1140 GBP /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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