M.Litt. in English Language and Linguistics


Entry Requirements

Applicants should hold a first-class or upper second-class degree from a UK university, or an equivalent qualification from a university overseas.

If your first language is not English, then you must provide evidence of proficiency in English, such as a minimum IELTS score of 6.0.

Funding Opportunities

There are several funding opportunities available to prospective students on the MLitt in English Language and Linguistics, including scholarships and fee waivers. More details on the University’s Postgraduate Funding page.

Useful Links for Applicants


Overseas Student Office

How To Apply

Applicants should, in the first instance, make contact with one of the course directors, Bethan Benwell or Andrew Smith. Once you have decided to apply, do so online, or request a paper application pack from one of the course directors or the postgraduate secretary:

Alison Scott

Postgraduate Secretary

School of Arts and Humanities

University of Stirling



Scotland, UK.

Tel: +44 (0)1786 467510