M.A. On Campus

Linguistics and English Language Studies

University Sains Malaysia

12 months
3900 USD/year
2463 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The MA in Linguistics and English Language Studies is offered by the School of Humanities from University Sains Malaysia.

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The programme in Linguistics and English Language Studies from University Sains Malaysia consists of 20 units of coursework (5 courses) and 20 units of dissertation.

Expertise available in the following School:

School of Humanities

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods in Language Studies
  • Linguistic Studies
  • Graduate Seminars
  • Psychology and Sociology Language
  • Perspectives in English Language Studies-Literacy and Literature
  • Dissertation

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


40 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in related area
  • CGPA of at least 3.00 / 4.00; or
  • CGPA below 3.00 will be considered with additional conditions

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3900 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    2463 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2463 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Local Tuition Fee : 260.00 X 40 Units = 10,400.00 MYR

Living costs for George Town

1755 - 2203 MYR /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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