Linguistics

 

The Department of Linguistics offers Master of Arts and Doctor of Philosophy degree programs in three fields:

  1. Theoretical Linguistics (generative grammar: phonology, morphology, syntax)

  2. Language Variation (sociolinguistics, dialectology, language variation and change)

  3. Psycholinguistics (comprehension and production, language acquisition)

Originating in 1967,  the department is part of an energetic academic community that includes numerous linguistic colleagues throughout the University of Toronto and in neighbouring universities.

Degrees Offered


Linguistics
- MA, PhD 

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DomesticInternational
​​ ​​​​1. All applicants must meet the School of Graduate Studies English Language Proficiency requirements​.
2. For more information on admission requirements, ple​ase review the program'​s SGS Calendar entry: www.sgs.utoronto.ca/calendar ​​​

​​​​​​​Research Stream Program Funding Information​

Base Funding Amount -

Graduate units determine a base funding amount for doctoral research stream programs and the number of years that the student will be eligible. In addition to the Base Funding, all eligible students will receive the cost of academic tuition and fees. More information about Base Funding can be found at .​

Actual Income -

Students often have the opportunity to earn additional income through research stipends, internal and external fellowships, RA employment income and TA-ships. Therefore, the average actual income of students in a program is typically higher than the Base Funding amount in that program. More information about Actual Incomes can be found at .

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Quick Facts

Domestic Students International Students
1. Application deadlines MA-15-Jan-2016
PhD-15-Jan-2016
MA-15-Jan-2016
PhD-15-Jan-2016
2.Required tests in addition to English Language Proficiency. See below or visit www.uoft.me/gradelp MA-n/a
PhD-n/a
MA-n/a
PhD-n/a
3. Minimum GPA MA-B+
PhD-A-
MA-B+
PhD-A-
4. Tuition fee -Please visit www.uoft.me/gradfees and refer to Domestic Fees.
-Please visit www.uoft.me/gradfees and refer to International Fees.
5. Direct entry option from bachelor's to PhD MA-No
PhD-n/a
MA-No
PhD-n/a
6. Is a supervisor identified before or after admission? MA-After
PhD-After
MA-After
PhD-After
7. If a supervisor is identified after admission (as per question above), is admission conditional upon securing a supervisor? MA-No
PhD-no
MA-No
PhD-no
8. Is a supervisor assigned by the graduate unit or secured by the applicant? MA-Graduate Unit
PhD-Graduate Unit
MA-Graduate Unit
PhD-Graduate Unit
9. Program length (full-time only) MA-3 sessions
PhD-4 years
MA-3 sessions
PhD-4 years
​​1. All applicants must meet the School of Graduate Studies English Language Proficiency requirements​. 
2. For more information on admission requirements, please review the program’s SGS Calendar entry: www.sgs.utoronto.ca/calendar