The Master of Arts in Linguistics aims to give students a through grounding in modern theoretical linguistics and linguistic description. It also aims to enable students to reach one area of theoretical sophistication that enables him or her to study current linguistic situations, and in many cases to keep abreast of the latest in the subject and to contribute to its advancement.
A candidate should have a first degree in linguistics with a GPA of at least 3.0
The duration of the programme is 18 months which is divided into three semesters. Students must complete coursework credits in not less than one year before they embark on a dissertation writing in the third semester.