Master, two years

Master of Philosophy in Linguistics

Illustration - Mphil in Linguistics

Unfortunately, the Master of Philosophy study programme is no longer available. You may therefore not apply for admission to this programme in the autumn semester of 2014.

About the programme of study

The aim of the programme is to develop your skills as a scholar. The topics given at the department focus on academic theory and method. The programme of study in Linguistics is based on your specialization at the Bachelor's level. The main areas of study are syntax, phonology, semantics, pragmatics, and computational linguistics.


Admission

The application procedure is different depending mainly upon your source of funding and whether or not you have a Nordic citizenship.

See the programme's pages about admission.


Career Prospects

Linguistics is used for research, both related to language in itself and to technological development. Another area linguistic knowledge is widely used is in teaching.

An M. Phil. in Linguistics may form a basis for many work activities, such as within IT emphasizing different aspects of language analysis, Internet search, translation – both manual and automatic.


Programme components

The programme has 120 sp (ECTS) worth of components and has a normal length of study of four semesters (two years).


Student guidance

Please contact our student adviser at e-mail: studieveiledning-isl@hf.ntnu.no or phone: (+47) 73 59 65 29

You can also visit us at NTNU Dragvoll, Building 4, Level 5

Facts about the programme of study

Degree level: Master
Length of study programme: 2 years
Restricted admission: Yes

Application deadline:
Norwegian applicants / International applicants:
Unfortunately, the Master of Philosophy study programme is no longer available. You may therefore not apply for admission to this programme in the autumn semester of 2014.

Department:
Department of Language and Literature

Faculty:
Faculty of Humanities

Validity of information: 2014/2015