University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh

Linguistics and English Language

Supervision is available across a wide range of topics, including: developmental linguistics, including 1st and 2nd language acquisition; discourse analysis; historical English linguistics, including the syntax, morphology, and phonology from the earliest periods to the present day; language evolution; morphology, including word formation, in particular of English and the Germanic languages; [honetics and phonology, including diachronic phonology and the phonology of varieties of English and their history; Scots; sociolinguistics; speech technology; syntax and semantics, including theoretical syntax, descriptive syntax of English, diachronic syntax and both lexical and formal semantics; varieties of English, including British varieties and international varieties of English.

Assessment methods

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,100 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,550 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Edinburgh Edinburgh EH8 9JU Scotland

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