Postgraduate study in English Language and 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.

Taught 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.

Virtual Open Day: Postgraduate opportunities in English Language and Applied Linguistics - 28 April 2020, 14:00-15:00


Join us online to watch a range of staff and student videos, and take part in our online chat where staff from the Department will be answering your questions about postgraduate study.

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Postgraduate funding available

The University of Birmingham and College of Arts and Law offer a range of funding opportunities for our postgraduate students to ensure that the very best talent is nurtured and supported.

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