MA in Clinical Linguistics

University of Groningen

Program Description

MA in Clinical Linguistics

University of Groningen

University of Groningen

How is language stored in the brain? What effects can brain damage have on our ability to use language? And why do some children have difficulty learning language? Find it out in thisprogram

The two-year international Research Master's track in Clinical Linguistics is part of the prestigious international Erasmus Mundus programme in Clinical Linguistics, EMCL+. EMCL+ is an integrated two-year Master's programme offered jointly by a consortium of the Universities of Groningen (NL), Potsdam (DE) and Eastern Finland (FI) and 15 associated partners from the academic, R&D, and clinical sector, finishing with a joint Msc degree from the three institutions. It is a full-time interdisciplinary and transnational university programme at the Masters level, providing integrated training in neurolinguistics, psycholinguistics, and clinical linguistics. The regular study period is 24 months. It consists of 4 semesters; 3 teaching semesters and a fourth semester to finish the internship and masters thesis. After finishing this track you will receive a joint degree.

Programme schedule

Courses year 1 University of GroningenCourses year 2 University of Groningen

Study abroad

  • Study abroad is required
  • Maximum of 90 EC

Admission requirements

Language test: TOEFL 600 (paper), 250 (computer) or 100 points (internet) / IELTS of at least 7,0 / CAE of at least level C1.

Tuition Fees:

EU/EEA 2017-2018 €2006 full-time // EU/EEA 2017-2018 €1478 part-time // non-EU/EEA 2017-2018 €11400 full-time // non-EU/EEA 2017-2018 €7600 part-time Application Deadlines:

For both EU/EEA and non-EU/EEA students: 15 October 2017 for starting on 01 February 2018 01 May 2018 for starting on 01 September 2018

Job prospects: The aim of the Masters Course is to train highly qualified and advanced students who are excellently prepared for wide employ-ability, by the unique combination of research training and an internship with an academic, R&D in neurotechnology, or clinical component. This means that we prepare the students for employment in the academic world, R&D and in the the clinical field. Importantly, the track is not meant to train students to become speech and language therapists. Job examples

  • Research oriented career
  • PhD student

Research The Clinical Linguistics/EMCL track in Groningen, which is offered by the Graduate School for the Humanities, is linked to excellent, multidisciplinary research which is carried out at the Centre for Language and Cognition Groningen (CLCG) and the Groningen Research School for Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience (BCN).

Specific requirements More information language test Minimum language requirements of TOEFL iBT 90 (with a minimum of 21 on all items), or IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6 on all items). ERK level B2 (preferably C1). previous education Bachelor degree in speech and language pathology, linguistics, biomedical sciences, psychology or language impairment. reference letter No further information written request No further information other admission requirements Students must be willing to follow part of the programme at the partner universities. Exam Minimum score CAE (Cambridge English: Advanced) C1 IELTS overall band 7 TOEFL paper based 600 TOEFL computer based 250 TOEFL internet based 100 Nationality Year Fee Programme form EU/EEA 2016-2017 €2350 full-time non-EU/EEA 2016-2017 €11000 full-time Type of student Deadline Start course EU/EEA students 15 November 2017 01 September 2018 non-EU/EEA students 15 November 2017 01 September 2018

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated October 23, 2017
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24 months
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11,000 EUR
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