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Master of Arts (Linguistics)


¿Qué aprenderé?

This programme focuses on knowledge and research skills related to language structure and use through the variety of courses offered and the dissertation.

Course Structure

This Master’s programme consists of coursework and dissertation. The programme is offered in English and Bahasa Malaysia. Candidates need to complete four core courses (Dissertation, Research Methodology, Fundamentals of Linguistics & Language and Society) and two programme elective courses (Approaches to Discourse Analysis, Multilingualism, Phonetics and Phonology, Translation Studies, Pragmatics and Issues in Applied Arabic Linguistics). The student will also have to submit a dissertation to be awarded the Master’s in Linguistics Degree.

Career Opportunity

Graduates from this programme can work, for example,

in the media, advertising and publishing industry (e.g. script-writers, journalists, writers, editors, copywriters, proof-readers);
in corporate communication;
in the education industry (e.g. corporate trainers, language teachers, teacher educators, programme/curriculum developers, education managers/administrators at government and private schools and institutions, researchers and lecturers in higher education);
as translators and interpreters;
as language or linguistic consultants (e.g. linguistic and language-related fieldwork, researchers, analysing linguistic aspects of spoken and written texts).

¿En cuál departamento estoy?

Faculty of Languages and Linguistics

Opciones de estudio

a tiempo completo (2 OR 3 SEMESTERS (MINIMUM); 8 SEMESTERS (MAXIMUM))

Costos de estudio
RM36.800,00 (US$ 8.204) por año
Fecha de inicio

Esperado Marzo 2023


Universiti Malaya


Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur,

50603, Malaysia

Requerimiento de entrada

Para estudiantes de Estados Unidos

Preference will be given to applicants having a Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA 3.0 and above or its equivalent. A band 5.5 in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) (Academic); or A score of 550 paper based total, a score of 213 for computer-based total or a score of 80 for internet-based total for Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

Para estudiantes internacionales

A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a related field with minimum CGPA 3.0 or its equivalent

English Requirements:

To obtain a score of 550 for a paper-based total, a score of 213 for a computer-based total or a score of 80 for an internet-based total for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL); or
To obtain a band of 6 for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS)(ACADEMIC);

Puede haber diferentes requisitos de IELTS en función del curso elegido.


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