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Postgraduate English Language and Linguistics

Our postgraduate research degrees allow you to expand your knowledge at one of Europe's largest centres for research in both English Language and Linguistics.

Studying English Language and Linguistics

We offer you the opportunity to undertake postgraduate research studies. You'll be supported by our expert staff and exposed to diverse perspectives. Our research was ranked 6th for research power in the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) exercise. The majority of our outputs and impact case studies were classified as world-leading or internationally excellent.

If you take our MPhil or PhD courses you will carry out a major research project alongside supervisors who are experts in your field.

Our Linguistics and English Language Integrated PhD combines taught modules with your own original research. You will develop your knowledge and expertise of Linguistics and English Language.

The MLitt course is a postgraduate degree based around your own research interests on topics chosen in consultation with your supervisor.