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English Linguistics and Language Acquisition

Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

M.Phil. On Campus
24 months
Duration
Free
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About

The Master of Philosophy (M. Phil.) in English Linguistics and Language Acquisition at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) is an international master's programme which provides successful applicants with the opportunity to specialise within the fields of language acquisition, language processing and cognition and English language and linguistics. 

Overview

The English Linguistics and Language Acquisition programme from Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) is linked to one of the priority research areas at the Department of Language and Literature: Language and Cognition.

Career Prospects

  • This programme is especially suitable for those who want to become researchers in the field of language and linguistics, or for those who want to become teachers. 
  • Some of our previous students now work as lecturers at universities in their home countries.

Programme Structure

  • The programme has 120 sp (ECTS) worth of components and has a normal length of study of four semesters (two years).

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A first degree (a bachelor's degree) in a relevant field.
  • English proficiency.
  • Excellent academic performance: A minimum requirement for admission to all programmes is the grade C or better on the ECTS scale. Note that admission is highly competitive. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • There are no tuition fees at NTNU.  

Funding

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Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

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