Postgraduate study opportunities at NTU, Singapore

Alexander Coupe ARCoupe at NTU.EDU.SG
Sat Dec 11 14:41:09 UTC 2010

Graduate Programme in Linguistics at NTU, Singapore

Applications are invited for Ph.D. and MA studentships in linguistics within the Division of Linguistics and Multilingual Studies in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. The Division is offering excellent postgraduate study opportunities for talented applicants across a range of subjects. We are looking for applicants who are interested in pursuing research for their MA or Ph.D. in the following areas:
- Bilingualism and language acquisition
- Chinese Linguistics
- Computational linguistics
- Conversation Analysis
- Intercultural Communication
- Language documentation and description
- Phonetics and phonology
- Psycholinguistics
- Sociolinguistics
- Syntax
For more information on our graduate programmes and for more specific research areas, visit us online at Potential applicants are encouraged to make informal inquiries before submitting a formal application. Inquiries can be directed to our postgraduate coordinator, Francesco Cavallaro (cfcavallaro[cid:image001.gif at 01CB9984.8192DE90]

Duration of the course:
The Ph.D. degree is normally completed in four years of full-time study, with a maximum candidature of five years of full-time, or seven years of part-time study. The MA degree is normally completed in two years, with a maximum candidature of three years full-time, or four years part-time.

Admission Requirements:
Applicants should have (1) a good Honours or Master's degree, or equivalent, in either Linguistics or a relevant field from a recognized university, or be expecting to achieve this soon; (2) a good GRE score; and (3) good TOEFL or IELTS scores if their mother tongue is not English.
For full details of the available funding sources and information on eligibility and the application process please check the School's Postgraduate pages at the following link:
Information on admission requirements, academic calendar, and information on tuition fees can be found at the following links:
Scholarship applications are invited from qualified prospective students across the full range of research areas stated above. The university has a generous scholarship scheme for eligible applicants, which covers tuition fees and includes a generous monthly stipend. More information on the available scholarships can be found at the following page:

The deadline for our August 2011 intake is 31 January 2011.


Alexander R. Coupe, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor | Division of Linguistics and Multilingual Studies | Nanyang Technological University
HSS-03-56, 14 Nanyang Avenue, Singapore 637332
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