University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

English Language Studies

Research topics include: history of linguistics; applied linguistics; sociolinguistics; stylistics; syntax; historical linguistics; varieties of English; language acquisition; medieval language and literature; history of English; cultural tradition; language planning and reform; some opportunities for adult teaching may be available.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 3 years
PhD Part-time - 6 years
MPhil Full-time - 2 years
MPhil Part-time - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics
Telephone number: 
0114 222 8480