University of Essex

Department of Language and Linguistics

MA Applied Linguistics and Intercultural Communication


Wivenhoe Park

Wivenhoe Park

Colchester, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Our MA Applied Linguistics and Intercultural Communication provides insights into intercultural communication (and mis-communication), including professional communication in multilingual workplaces. You gain hands-on experience of applying a range of approaches, techniques and tools from applied linguistics to real-life spoken and written communication data. Our core topics include: intercultural pragmatics, discourse and rhetoric, culture and communication, and multilingualism. There is also a range of optional modules for those interested in the role of culture in ELT/EFL/TESOL.


Postgraduate study qualification from the University of Essex.

International Student Requirements:

IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Higher Education Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)

Locale: Small City