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Language Science with a Specialisation in Baltic Languages

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


The Master’s Programme in Language Science with a Specialisation in Baltic Languages at Stockholm University provides an in-depth two-year course of study of the core areas of Baltic linguistics: phonology, syntax, and semantics, with optional courses in, for example, sociolinguistics and language contacts. It also provides interdisciplinary perspectives through studies in Baltic cultural, literary and social history. 

Key Features 

  • You will be trained in independent and critical work on linguistic issues, and you will improve your competence in the analysis of language data. 
  • The programme aims to extend and develop your grasp of your chosen field of study, as well as to strengthen your inter-disciplinary knowledge in areas like scientific theory, ethics and research methodology.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Language in Use
  • Scientific Methods and Research Ethics

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 Baltic Languages, including an individual degree project in Baltic Languages. 
  • Swedish Upper Seconday 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.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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