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Why study at Warwick Applied Linguistics?

» Key features
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» Why study a BA with us?

» Student satisfaction

» Passionate and knowledgeable staff

» Great career potential


Why study a BA degree in the Centre for Applied Linguistics? Student voices...


Key features

  • BA programmes with modules that provide you with skills that open up a variety of career opportunities
  • An exciting and stimulating environment that helps you develop academically, personally and professionally
  • Research-led teaching by passionate and committed BA tutors
  • World-class resources and facilities

Student satisfaction

We have high levels of student satisfaction, scoring 93% in the most recent National Student Survey. Our students come from many different study backgrounds and countries, meaning you will gain first-hand experience of the challenges and rewards of working and communicating with people from other cultures.


Passionate and knowledgeable staff

You will study with staff who are passionate about their subject and internationally renowned for their research and teaching. The final-year dissertation offers you the opportunity to develop your own research project and work closely with academics on this.


Great career potential

Applied Linguistics is relevant to a range of exciting career options including international business, management and consulting, public relations, human resources, diplomatic services, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and aid agencies, education – teaching and research, healthcare and medical companies, manufacturing industries, editing and publishing, and public sector organisations and university international offices. This wide range of career paths is due to the flexible structure of the BA with core and optional modules. You will not only be able to develop transferable skills relevant for today's workplaces, but also have the opportunity to specialise in areas that are most relevant to your own career plans.