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Linguistics and English Language PhD

University of Edinburgh

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  • Qualification

    PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

  • Location

    The University of Edinburgh

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 years

Course summary

Research profile

We have an outstanding international reputation in many areas of Linguistics and English Language research.

We can offer expert supervision across a wide range of topics, including: developmental linguistics, including first and second language acquisition; discourse Analysis; historical English linguistics, including the syntax, morphology, and phonology from the earliest periods to the present day; language evolution; linguistic fieldwork etc.

Research groups

The School has expertise in all areas of Linguistics and English Language work, represented by a number of research groups: Developmental Linguistics; English Language; Language Evolution & Computation (LEC); Language in Context; Language Variation and Change (LVC); Meaning and Grammar; Phonetics and Phonology.

Tuition fees

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£ 21,150per year

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University information

University of Edinburgh

  • University League Table

    12th

  • Campus address

    University of Edinburgh, Student Recruitment and Admissions, 33 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City Of, EH8 9JS, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    23rd out of 100 1

    5th out of 33 5

  • Entry standards

    / Max 206
    173 85%

    9th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    60.0 60%

    55th

    6
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.77 75%

    95th

    1
  • Entry standards

    / Max 222
    182 87%

    3rd

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    n/a

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.71 74%

    29th

    4

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