It is a postgraduate language course. Linguistics include a thorough and comprehensive study of the three core areas of linguistics. In short, it is a study of the relationship of written and spoken languages.
- The common requirement for pursuing M.A Linguistics degree is a graduate degree in any stream from any of the recognized college or university of the country.
- As a qualifying criteria, some institutes and universities require a minimum of 50% marks in graduation to get admission into this course.
- Some institutes also conduct entrance examination to be eligible for getting admission to their M.A Linguistics degree course.
- In these colleges, the selection totally depend on the marks secured in the final merit list, i.e. total marks aggregated in the final exam of graduation and the entrance test.
The duration of M.A Linguistics degree course is about 2 years, which is divided into four semesters.