English Linguistics

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Application deadline depending on the admission procedure chosen (midnight 31 Aug 2020 or 31 Oct 2020)

What will you learn?

The Doctoral Studies programme in English Linguistics develops students’ knowledge of linguistic disciplines and prepares them for independent research activity, especially in the fields of functional syntax, pragmatics, sociolinguistics, stylistics and translation studies. Students become conversant with methods of linguistic research, which they then apply in the preparation of their doctoral dissertation.

Practical training

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Career opportunities

Graduates of the Doctoral Studies programme in English Linguistics find employment in positions in the area of humanities that require the holder to use independent critical thinking and be able to demonstrate knowledge of a wide range of linguistic and socio-cultural subjects. They are employed as researchers, university teachers, editors, translators, and in senior positions in organisations operating in areas of the humanities.


1 May – 31 Aug 2020

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Doctoral Degree Studies in English 2020/2021 - Autumn 2020 (extended admission)

1 Jul – 31 Oct 2020

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Ph.D. Studies in English 2020/2021 - Spring 2021

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Study information

Provided by Faculty of Arts
Type of studies Doctoral
Mode full-time Yes
combined No
Study options single-subject studies Yes
single-subject studies with specialization Yes
major/minor studies No
Standard length of studies 4 years
Language of instruction English
The studies are subject to tuition
Doctoral board and doctoral committees

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