You will join a thriving postgraduate community of researchers in Linguistics, and a unique student support structure with a dedicated team of tutors and supervisors. Linguistics has a proud record of excellence in research. Our colleagues are leading authorities in their respective research specialisms. They contribute actively to the School’s research ethos, produce journal articles and books, and present at national and international conferences.
Careers and employability
At NTU we believe in providing education and research that are directly relevant and beneficial to your career. We place particular emphasis on helping students to develop transferable skills that are useful in all walks of life, such as problem-solving, analysis and confident communication. We also seek to provide an atmosphere that encourages initiative, innovation and entrepreneurship, alongside academic excellence.
This Linguistics (by Research) course from Nottingham Trent University provides excellent preparation for undertaking a PhD, and gives you the freedom and support to shape your own work in the area of linguistics.
This course does not currently offer placements however students benefit from extensive contacts in the field of linguistics offered by our academic team.Contacts include experts in the fields of clinical linguistics, social linguistics, forensic linguistics, media discourse, gender and sexuality and languages.
- Philosophical Approaches to the Humanities
Recent dissertation topics have included:
- analysis of political speeches;
- theories around bilingualism; and
- language variation in the East Midlands
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- We would recommend applying as soon as you are able as we may close the course if it is full.
DisciplinesLanguage Studies Languages Linguistics View 536 other Masters in Languages in United Kingdom
- You will need a UK honours (minimum 2.2) degree in a relevant subject, or equivalent.
- You will also need to write a 300-word outline of your proposed research area.
- Please email us before applying if you need any advice.
International15850 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15850 GBP per year during 12 months.
National7700 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7700 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Nottingham
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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