English Linguistics - master

The programme places special emphasis on the formal aspects of grammar, in particular syntax and phonology. The programme has a strong comparative component, although the study of English naturally maintains a central place in the programme.

Contact (person and/or unit) Martin Krämer
Telephone +47 77 64 65 01
Programme duration 2 years
Application deadline International applicants: 1 December
Nordic applicants: 15 April
Nokut certification Yes
Formal prerequisites Admission to the Master's programme in English Linguistics requires a Bachelor's degree (180 ECTS) in English Linguistics, or a degree combining English language and literature, or equivalent qualification. The applicant should have at least three semesters (minimum 80 ECTS) of concentrated work in English linguistics and/or language. An average grade of equivalent to C or better in the Norwegian grading system is required.

Applicants must enclose an application essay (Statement of purpose) written in English (maximum of two pages). This should include descriptions of their motivation for, interest in and expectations relating to their Master's degree studies and ideas for their Master's Thesis project.

For more information admission requirements, please see the programme website.
Tuition No tuition fee
Subject area Languages and Philological Sciences
Degree level Master
City Tromsø
Credits 120 ECTS
Language of teaching English