Please note: this pre-Master's programme is taught in English.
This pre-Master's programme does not grant access to the Research Master's Linguistics and Communication.
For students who are doing the programme Leraar/Tolk Nederlandse Gebarentaal (Teacher/Interpreter Dutch Sign Language) at the Hogeschool Utrecht (University of Applied Sciences Utrecht), the UvA offers a minor which, when combined with this pre-Master's programme, grants access to the Master's General Linguistics.
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You will follow one of the programmes listed below. All of them give access to all of the Master’s programmes listed above, but we strongly recommend that you choose the variant that corresponds with the Master’s you are looking to do.
If you wish to gain access to one of the Master’s programmes listed above by means of this pre-Master’s programme, you must first submit an enrolment application in Studielink for the Master’s Linguistics / Taalwetenschappen 60 EC. You cannot directly enrol in the pre-Master’s. Please take the Master’s application deadline into account!
The selection committee will assess your prior education. If you are able to meet the entry requirements for the Master’s by doing the pre-Master’s programme, you will be notified of this. If you successfully complete the pre-Master’s programme within a year, you will automatically be admitted to the Master’s programme of your choosing. The pre-Master’s Linguistics gives access to all of the Master’s programmes listed above, regardless of which variant you are doing. Naturally, we strongly recommend that you choose the variant that corresponds with the Master’s you are looking to do.