University of York

University of York


The Department invites applications for the PhD in Linguistics in any of the main areas of research in which the department is active: forensic speech science; language variation and change; phonetics and phonology; psycholinguistics; syntax and semantics. PhD candidates may have an additional (writing-up) period of up to one year after the expiry of their registration.

Entry requirements

Applicants require a UK 2.1 or international equivalent in a relevant subject.

Sponsorship information

A range of scholarships and studentships are available at postgraduate level. Some scholarships are funded by the University (such as the York Master's Opportunity Scholarship) and some are funded by Research Councils, alumni, businesses and charities. Please check with the provider for details.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time £ 4,165 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 14,800 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years
PhD Part-time £ 2,083 per Academic year (home fees) 6 years
PhD Part-time £ 7,400 per Academic year (overseas fees) 6 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of York York YO10 5DD Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
01904 322652