English Language and Literature, Master Programme

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Full time August MA 2 years full-time
Languages, Literature & Culture (21)

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Unleash your passion for English Language and Literature with our Master Programme at Linnaeus University. In this two-year journey, delve into the realms of linguistics, literature, or a blend of both, exploring modern theories and methods. Tailor your path by choosing thematic courses like 'Islands in Literature' and 'Corpus Methods in Practice'. The programme offers a unique opportunity to study abroad or intern at global institutions, fostering an international perspective. With a Master of Arts degree, specialise in linguistics, literary studies, or both, equipping yourself for diverse career paths in publishing, education, or media. Our vibrant campus in Va¨xjo¨, a hub of student life, provides easy access to amenities and nature, creating a conducive learning environment. Join us with 90 credits in English Linguistics or Literature and elevate your expertise to new heights. Embrace the power of words and embark on a transformative academic journey with us.

About the course

This is a two-year programme at the second level with English as its main field of study. You can choose to specialise in linguistics or literature, or a combination of these.

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Entry Requirements

General entry requirements for studies at the second level and specific entry requirements:

90 credits in English Linguistics or English Literature, or some other relevant field within language or literature.
English 7 or the equivalent.


Tuition fees, first payment: 55,000 SEK

Tuition fee, total: 220,000 SEK

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Each year Linnaeus University offers scholarships to outstanding students from countries outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland through the programme "Linnaeus University Scholarships" and "Linnaeus University Scholarship for Current Students"

Information about Scholarship Opportunities at Linnaeus University
Linnaeus University offers two differens scholarship programmes for the moment, Linnaeus University Scholarship and Linnaeus University Scholarship for Current Student.

Linnaeus University Scholarship programme is offered for students who study master programmes. Students can only apply for this scholarship before commencing the programme.

Linnaeus University for Current Students is offered for students who are already enrolled in a two- or three-year lasting programme at Linnaeus University. Students can only apply for this scholarship after commencing the programme.

What does the scholarship include?
Up to 75% reduction of the tuition fees for the rest of the programme. The scholarships is initially granted for one semester, but will automatically be extended for the duration of the study program (2 up to 4 semesters), provided that study results are satisfactory.

What does the scholarship NOT include?
The scholarship does not cover living costs or other costs.


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