The School of English at Nottingham has long been at the forefront of research and teaching in the area of applied linguistics.
This MA provides an exciting opportunity to work with leading world figures in the subject and to investigate English language in applied contexts.
You will be introduced to the key ideas and concepts in applied linguistics and provided with thorough training in relevant research methods. This MA provides an excellent route into PhD study after completion of the MA.
The principle of language study that we have established at Nottingham combines theoretical and ideological dimensions with practical applications; with a rigorous and principled approach.
The key features of this course include: a theoretical grounding in research methodology and linguistic description, one-to-one tuition with expert members of staff, teaching informed by active leading-edge researchers in the field, innovative and engaging teaching methods, and access to many online resources and flexibility in course content.
Academic Entry Requirements:
2.1 (Upper 2nd class honours undergraduate degree or international equivalent) in English language/literature or a related arts or humanities subject
7.0 (no less than 6.0 in any element)
If these grades are not met, English preparatory courses are available.
Opportunities for funding are available to overseas students through the International Office at the University of Nottingham.
Our Graduate School offers advice and support with funding applications.
Visit our funding pages to find out what options are available to you. Information about the school and funding opportunities can also be found on the school's website.