Ph.D. On Campus


University of Szeged

48 months
7000 EUR/year
7000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The educational programs of the Doctoral School of Linguistics from University of Szeged provide students with theoretical and methodological knowledge necessary for doing research into the theoretical, historical, typological and applied aspects of linguistics as well as writing scholarly papers and a PhD dissertation.


In the Doctoral School of Linguistics programs from University of Szeged basic theoretical subfields of linguistics are introduced such as phonology, syntax, semantics, sociolinguistics and/or applied sciences in language teaching, research methods, writing papers and a PhD dissertation. 

Key facts:

  • Rigorous coursework includes learning about theoretical issues and research directions, and it develops critical thinking, and various abilities of analyzing and processing information.
  • There is also a focus on developing skills to identify and solve scholarly problems, carry out research, and prepare publications. Graduates usually choose their careers in academic disciplines, teaching and translation.

Programme Structure

The programs of the doctoral school are the following (applicants have to apply to a specific program):

  • Altaic Studies 
  • English Applied Linguistics 
  • French Linguistics 
  • German Linguistics 
  • Russian Linguistics 
  • Slavic Historical Studies
  • Theoretical Linguistics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • MA degree,
  •  B2/intermediate level proficiency certified by an accredited language examination or otherwise (for language proficiency requirements specific to the educational programmes please click here),
  •  a research proposal,
  •  an individual interview in person or online.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    7000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3500 EUR per semester during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3500 EUR per semester during 48 months.
  • Application fee: 35 EUR
  • Entrance Exam fee: 250 EUR

Living costs for Szeged

127000 - 185800 HUF /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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