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Lancaster University: Applied Linguistics

Institution Lancaster University View institution profile
Department Linguistics and English Language
Telephone 01524 510880
Study type Research


The programme is the ideal programme for those with professional experience and/or who have previously studied in the field of applied linguistics, and want a doctorate that broadens as well as deepens their knowledge of relevant research and research methodologies. The programme’s flexible design allows students to choose modules offered by any of the department’s Master's programmes, on-campus or distance, as well as modules specific to the thesis and coursework programme. Many students in this programme are professionals balancing studies with full-time careers, and this contributes to the rich and stimulating academic environment. Students attend 4 intensive residentials at Lancaster University, and students receive individual supervision and academic support throughout their degree.

Doctor of Philosophy - PhD

Lancaster University

The University 
Lancaster University is home to a dynamic postgraduate community and offers a wealth of both taught and research study options across a wide range of subject areas. Studying at Lancaster is all about broadening your horizons, finding new perspectives and discovering new experiences. By living and studying with students and staff from over 130 countries students join a global community and have the opportunity to make international connections.

We are proud to be highly ranked in three major UK league tables and we are also climbing in world rankings. We are now placed =122nd in …

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