You will receive research and transferable skills training from the University’s Graduate Training Programme. You may also attend modules on Linguistics and Bilingualism on offer. You will receive guidance from two supervisors. The Bilingualism programme is offered at Bangor University.
This is a research degree, preparing you for an academic career in Bilingualism or for other work requiring highly qualified individuals in related areas. The high level analytical and research skills acquired during this degree will increase your employability in areas such as communications, teaching, publishing, research etc.
- Year Two (Years Three and Four for part-time students)
During this year the student should aim to complete a first draft of their dissertation. An Annual review will take place in June to review progress.
- Year Three (Years Five and Six for part-time students)
The completed thesis should be submitted and examined during this year.
- Length of thesis: There is no prescribed length, but the norm is between 80,000 and 100,000 words (350-400 pages).
- 36 months
- 60 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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The University will accept applications throughout the year.
DisciplinesLanguage Studies Languages Linguistics View 97 other PhDs in Language Studies in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- It is possible to join the PhD programme after successfully completing a Masters in Linguistics or related subject at Bangor or elsewhere.
- Applicants who do not speak English as their native language must pass the IELTS English test with a score of 6.0 in all four components. Students who have an overall score of 5.5 on the IELTS can take a summer pre-sessional course in the University’s English Language Centre for Overseas Students (ELCOS).
International16000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16000 GBP per year during 36 months.
EU/EEA4500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4500 GBP per year during 36 months.
Living costs for Bangor
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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