MSc in Applied Linguistics at Glasgow University / Applied Linguistics Award



MSc in Applied Linguistics

Glasgow's Masters in Applied Linguistics focuses on how linguistic research can help solve language-related problems in professional practice and public life. It is designed for you to become a research-led specialist in areas such as language & education, intercultural communication, language & politics and professional discourse. You will design and undertake your own applied research project as part of this degree.

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Applied Linguistics Awards

The School of Critical Studies at Glasgow University is offering a number of scholarships exclusively for study on our exciting new MSc in Applied Linguistics for academic years 2019-2020 and 2020-2021.

The Applied Linguistics Awards are £10k for international students and £5k for UK/EU students.
All awards are for tuition fee discount.

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Closing date for applications for entry in September 2019 is 17th June 2019


We are also pleased to announce that we have added Forensic Linguistics to the range of available courses on the MSc in Applied Linguistics (subject to final approval).

This will complement our wide range of optional courses, including the following:

  • Applying Linguistics in Social and Professional Life 
  • Systemic Functional Linguistics and its Applications
  • Critical Approaches to Language and Communication
  • Language and the Global Campus: Linguistic Issues in the Internationalisation of Higher Education
  • Social and Individual Variables in Language Learning and Teaching
  • Narrative and Cognitive Stylistics 

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