About The Program
MS in English (Linguistics) degree offers a comprehensive exploration of language dynamics. Exploring the linguistics courses which encompass all the aspects of language depth and research equip learners with the tools to separate language structures, social dynamics, and phonetic intricacies. The program also focuses on contemporary aspects and new trends in linguistics which enable students to explore language in the context of evolving technological and digital landscapes. Furthermore, the program is promising in fostering a holistic understanding of English language’s practical applications, cultural significance, and strategic management within various contexts. The thriving job market for MS Linguistics offers opportunities in academia, language technology companies, publishing and media houses, government agencies, and NGOs focused on language preservation and policy-making.
- A minimum of 16 years of education with BS/MA/M.Sc. in English (Linguistics, Literature, ELT, TEFL) or equivalent
- Minimum 2.00/4.00 CGPA or 50% marks
- CUST Admission test/HEC-approved test
A student admitted in this program will have to complete the degree requirements by following any one of the options given below:
|24 Cr. Hrs course work with 6 Cr. Hrs thesis
|Course work only (10 Courses)
This is normally a two-year program comprising four semesters. There will be a Fall and Spring semester in each year. The maximum duration to complete MS English (Linguistics) is four years.
A student is required to earn a minimum 3.00/4.00 CGPA on the completion of his degree requirements.
|Research Methods in Linguistics
|Trends in Linguistics
|Advanced Phonetics and Phonology
|Issues in Applied Linguistics
|Digital Media and Language
|Perspectives in Corpus Linguistics
|Semantics and Pragmatics
|Language Program Management
|Language, Power and Identity