Official master's degree in Advanced English Studies

This master's degree in English will expand your knowledge of the language, how to acquire and teach it, as well as the cultures and literatures existing in English


  • Official UAB
  • Credits: 60 ECTS
  • Course begins on 28/09/2020
  • Beginning of the pre-enrolment period 11/01/2020
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  • Places: 25 places
  • Price: €46.11 per credit (EU citizens and non-EU holding a Spanish residence permit). 2020/21 Academic year.
    €66 per credit (non-EU citizens who do not hold a Spanish residence permit). 2020/21 Academic year.

  • Language: English
  • Mode: Classroom-based learning
  • Teaching centre: Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Are you interested in studying English, learning how to acquire the language, discover its literatures and cultures? Do you want to continue your learning process? Then this master's degree is for you! The UAB is one of the best universities in Spain, home to a large number of local and international students.

This academic programme will provide you with advanced studies in linguistics and literature. Regardless of the area you choose, it will aid you in acquiring extensive theoretical and analytical training, facilitating your ability to study autonomously and initiating you in the current research lines existing in the field of your choice.

Once you complete the master's degree, you will be ready to continue onto more research studies and a PhD programme, offer classes in English at different education levels, and apply English to commercial uses in publishing houses and communication media.

For more information about the program, the modules, the teaching staff and a section of frequently asked questions, please check the MA's Blog.

Career options

This is a research-oriented degree programme providing a solid training in the main perspectives of each specialisation offered. Career options once the degree is completed include: research and PhD studies, a higher qualification to undertake the teaching of English at primary or university level education, English for business purposes such as publishing houses or media companies, research or a PhD programme.


Work placements

Coordinator university:

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

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