Undergraduate Study

We offer a wide range of  degrees right across the fields of English Language and Linguistics.

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Masters Study

We have an exciting range of postgraduate programmes, both campus-based and by distance.

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Postgraduate lecturing

We offer PhDs in Linguistics (by Research Only) and Applied Linguistics by Thesis and Coursework.

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A young research subject

For the last forty years, we have been known for cutting-edge empirically-based theoretical and applied research in a wide range of research areas. We constantly strive to make links with potential users of our work.

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Latest News

The gravity of language on thoughts

Panos Athanasopoulos addresses TEDx UoM on linguistic relativity: If speakers of different languages think differently, learning new languages allows us to become mind-readers!

The importance of being REF-able: academic writing under pressure from a culture of counting

Sharon McCulloch has published a blog post on the LSE Impact Blog entitled "The importance of being REF-able: academic writing under pressure from a culture of counting".

Pet or Pest? The revealing words we use about animals

Alison Sealey talks about the Leverhulme funded project: 'People', 'Products', 'Pests' and 'Pets': The Discursive Representation of Animals, on the BBC Radio 4 programme Word of Mouth.

Trio funded to look at developing world issues

Two Linguistics PhD graduates among winners of RCUK Global Challenges postdoc fellowships.

AMLaP is coming to Lancaster

We are pleased to announce that the 23rd edition of AMLaP will be hosted at Lancaster University, September 7-9, 2017.