Department of English Language and Linguistics

QS World University Rankings 2018 Linguistics Top 50The Department is a world-leading centre of excellence for both teaching and research in English Language and Applied Linguistics.


Posted 30 June 2018

New free online course: Introduction to Linguistics

Starting on 2 July, the Department of English Language and Applied Linguistics is running a new Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), Introduction to Linguistics, hosted by FutureLearn.

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Forthcoming Events

We are proud to offer throughout the academic year a series of events and research seminars, closely tied to the department's academic work.

Centre for Corpus Research

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If you would like to spend a period of time in Birmingham pursuing your research, you can apply to become a member of our Centre for Advanced Research in English (CARE).

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