English Linguistics

Degree programme specification

The Doctoral Studies programme in English Linguistics develops students’ knowledge of linguistic disciplines and prepares them for independent research activity, especially in the fields of functional syntax, pragmatics, sociolinguistics, stylistics and translation studies. Students become conversant with methods of linguistic research, which they then apply in the preparation of their doctoral dissertation.

Faculty Faculty of Arts
Type of study doctoral
Mode full-time
Standard length of studies 4 years
Language of instruction english
Doctoral board and doctoral committees

Work experience

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Graduate destination

Graduates of the Doctoral Studies programme in English Linguistics find employment in positions in the area of humanities that require the holder to use independent critical thinking and be able to demonstrate knowledge of a wide range of linguistic and socio-cultural subjects. They are employed as researchers, university teachers, editors, translators, and in senior positions in organisations operating in areas of the humanities.

Study options

Single-subject studies

Single-subject studies with specialization


Further studies

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Further information

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