24 months
2500 EUR/year
2500 EUR/year
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This English Language and Literature programme at Masaryk University is divided into two tracks: Linguistics and Literary and Cultural Studies

Visit the official programme website for more information


Each student chooses one specialization and the focus of their studies is in that track. All students must complete five type A/required courses. The remainder of the programme consists of type B/selective and type C/elective courses that the student chooses based on the track chosen. 

The student from the English Language and Literature programme at Masaryk University  then writes a Master’s thesis based on the track and relevant coursework. With the exception of some courses in translation, all teaching, coursework, and exams in this study programme are carried out in the English language.

Graduate destination

Graduates with this degree are capable of complex written and oral expression in English. 

They have a deep knowledge of the literatures, cultures, and histories of the major English-speaking countries, including the United Kingdom, the United States, Ireland, and the Commonwealth countries. 

They are able to analyse various forms and functions of language in diverse genres and communicative situations. In addition to work in the fields of translating, interpreting, editing, journalism, tourism, and teaching at both the secondary and tertiary levels, graduates are well-suited for any profession that demands the ability to think and express themselves independently and critically.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Pragmatics: Meaning in Context
  • Semantics: The English Verb
  • Sociolinguistic Skills: Academic Oracy
  • Theory of Biography
  • Contemporary British Women Novelists
  • Pronunciation Varieties of English

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.

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CV
  • two letters of recommendation, one of which must be from a teacher
  • statement of purpose in English (750 words maximum)
  • copy of the applicant's Bachelor's thesis or its equivalent or 15 pages of applicant´s original academic paper
  • a document demonstrating English-language skills at the C1 level
  • transcript of university/college studies
  • programme North-American Culture Studies requires demonstration of French-language/Spanish language skills at the B1 level

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2500 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 2500 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2500 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Brno

13555 - 21979 CZK /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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