Applied Linguistics, University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield the United Kingdom

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The award

How long you will study
1 Years

Domestic course fees
GBP 9800 per year

How you will study

Course starts

International course fees
GBP 20950 per year

All study options

About Applied Linguistics at University of Sheffield

This course provides essential academic and professional training in the systematic study of language education, language learning and language teaching. This degree is ideal for:

  • experienced language teachers and language-related professionals wishing to further develop their careers by deepening their knowledge and skills in applied language research. 
  • scholars interested in applied language and linguistic research.
  • those looking to develop their knowledge and skills at an advanced level before progressing to doctoral research. 

Taught by our leading experts in applied linguistics, you'll also learn from our academics who have expertise in related disciplines including sociolinguistics, critical discourse analysis and corpus linguistics, and in the field of TESOL. We have particular expertise in academic writing, English for Specific Purposes (ESP), materials design and testing.

Students on the MA Applied Linguistics have the option to pursue a TESOL-specialist track to gain an additional accredited qualification, leading to the MA Applied Linguistics with TESOL. Our course includes options to take part in work placements.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMAHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study1 year
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 9800 per yearInternational course feesGBP 20950 per year
  • The awardMAHow you will studyPart-timeHow long you will study2 years
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 9800 per yearInternational course feesGBP 20950 per year

Notes about fees for this course

Fees for 2023 entry are not yet available. Please use these 2022 fees as a guide

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 undergraduate honours degree in English or a related subject.

We also consider a wide range of international qualifications:

Entry requirements for international students

Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.

If you're an international student who does not meet the entry requirements for this course, you have the opportunity to apply for a pre-masters programme in Business, Social Sciences and Humanities at the University of Sheffield International College. This course is designed to develop your English language and academic skills. Upon successful completion, you can progress to degree level study at the University of Sheffield.

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