Postgraduate study in English Language and Applied Linguistics

We are one of the leading centres for the postgraduate study of English Language in the United Kingdom.

Postgraduate students in a library

We offer expert teaching and research supervision to postgraduates across a wide range of English Language disciplines, both on campus and by distance learning.

Masters degrees

We offer a range of taught masters degrees. These combine core modules and optional modules, which ensures that you develop a solid foundation in the subject area while having the flexibility to persue your specific interests.

Research degrees

We offer promising candidates the opportunity to carry out research in one of the most dynamic institutions in Britain.

Major funding opportunity for Home/EU students on our PhD programmes

We are part of the Midlands3Cities consortium, offering up to 89 Arts and Humanities Research Council funded studentships. This includes full research fees, a substantial maintenance grant and additional research training support. Applications are now open.