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Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics


Postgraduate study in TAL

University of Cambridge

The Section very much welcomes graduate students, both at the level of M.Phil. (Masters) and at the level of Ph.D. (Doctorate). Please follow one of the links below for information relevant to the type of course you wish to follow: 

Ph.D. (Doctorate) 

M.Phil. (Masters), which runs from October to June

PLEASE NOTE: The quota for MPhil offers has been met, so the application portal for this course has now closed.

Please click on the links on the left/above for information on course content and resources.

Quick links:

The Faculty also runs two other research MPhil courses: 

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Latest News

Rethinking Being Gricean: New Challenges for Metapragmatics

2 March 2018

A new research project funded by a Cambridge Humanities Research Grant is launched in Theoretical and Applied Linguistics. Rethinking Being Gricean: New Challenges for Metapragmatics is led by Professor Kasia Jaszczolt with Dr Roberto Sileo as Research Associate. The project runs until 31 July 2018. You can read more about...