Leipzig University

Linguistics

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Language and Literary Studies
M.A.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  15 Sep/31 May
Summer semester:  31 Dec/15 Mar
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Duration
Free
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Application:
Uni-Assist
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in linguistics.

It is strongly research-oriented. In particular, it seeks to build knowledge and research in the following three areas:

  1. Grammatical theory (phonology, morphology, and syntax).
  2. Language typology.
  3. Computational/experimental approaches to grammar.

Language Requirements


The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

languageEnglish
CERF English
min B2
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester:April 01 (EU)April 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:November 01 (EU)November 01 (Non EU)

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
Application:
Uni-Assist
Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Application Documents


Please send the following documents with your application to the Institute of Linguistics:

  1. Letter of motivation where you describe why you would like to study the MA program.
  2. Certified copy of the B.A. degree.
  3. Transcript of records/diploma supplement.
  4. Fill out the application form for the linguistics master of arts and submit it as well.

Address:

Institute for Linguistics
Examination Board - MA Linguistics in-
house mailbox: 143501
Leipzig University
04081 Leipzig

Alternatively, you may submit your application electronically (as a pdf document). Please send your application to infl@uni-leipzig.de with the header "Bewerbung MA Linguistik".

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website