LRDG: Marketing literacy/ies: consultants, knowledge exchange and primary school practice.Tuesday 01 November 2016, 13:00
How to get ahead in the world of social media: a Q&A with Twitter's Head of UK Public Policy, Nick PicklesTuesday 01 November 2016, 15:00
Culture, Society and Medicine seminar series: ‘In the Waiting Room’: the language and geography of patients’ concernsWednesday 02 November 2016, 13:00
CLRG: The tasty smell side of language: A quantitative study of English sensory adjetivesWednesday 02 November 2016, 15:00
UCREL CRS: A computational stylistic comparison between English used on Chinese governmental websites and English used on US and UK governmental websitesThursday 03 November 2016, 15:00
Linguistics at Lancaster among the world's elite
We are ranked 15th in the world for Linguistics in the International QS rankings 2016. We have now been ranked in the top 15 in the world for four consecutive years, reflecting our world-class standing.Learn More
New Anniversary Lecturer at LAEL
The Department of Linguistics and English Language is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Aina Casaponsa to a lectureship in Language, Cognition, and Neuroscience.Learn More
Two post-doctoral research fellowship successes
Two former Linguistics PhD students have been awarded highly-competitive post-doctoral research fellowships in the ESRC NWDTC Global Challenges Research Fund scheme.Learn More
Royal approval for linguistics centre
Lancaster University’s world-renowned language pioneers, spanning four generations of researchers, received The Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education (February 25).Learn More
Postgraduate Loan Scheme
In November 2015 the UK Government confirmed that a new postgraduate loan scheme will be introduced for students commencing master’s courses in the 2016/17 academic year.Learn More
We offer a wide range of degrees right across the fields of English Language and Linguistics.Learn More
We have an exciting range of postgraduate programmes, both campus-based and by distance.Learn More
We offer PhDs in Linguistics (by Research Only) and Applied Linguistics by Thesis and Coursework.Learn More
Work on language and cancer by Elena Semino and colleagues in the New Scientist article 'A new London musical will change the way we think about cancer'.
On Wednesday 28th September, we contributed to a public event at the Science Museum in London to share aspects of our Leverhulme funded project: 'People', 'Products', 'Pests' and 'Pets': The Discursive Representation of Animals.
We are delighted to announce that two former Linguistics PhD students have been awarded highly-competitive post-doctoral research fellowships in the ESRC NWDTC Global Challenges Research Fund scheme.
If you are interested in studying abroad in the academic year 2017-2018, please attend our study-abroad information session. This takes place on October 26, 10:00 to 12:00, County South C89.