Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info

The LINGUIST List is dedicated to providing information on language and language analysis, and to providing the discipline of linguistics with the infrastructure necessary to function in the digital world. LINGUIST is a free resource, run by linguistics students and faculty, and supported by your donations. Please support LINGUIST List during the 2017 Fund Drive.

Program Information

Program Name: M.A.-Ph.D. in English Language Studies (International Program)
Program Homepage:
Institution: Thammasat University
Address: English Language Center Building
Thammasat University, Tha Prachan Campus
City: Bangkok
Zip/Postal Code: 10200
Country: Thailand
Application Deadline: 28 February 2011
Contact Person: Passapong Sripicharn, Dr

click here to access email

Phone: 00662 613 2651-2
Fax: 00662 224 1389
Linguistic Subfield(s): Ling & Literature
Language/Language Family Specialization(s): English
Program Size: Medium (11-25 students)
Program Description: The M.A. and Ph.D. in English Studies is an innovative program recently established by the English Department, Faculty of Liberal Arts, Thammasat. The program is designed to provide a high-quality and flexible South-East Asian international alternative for M.A. and Ph.D. English Studies. After studying our core courses, students in both the M.A. or Ph.D. program elect to follow a course of study that focuses on one of three main tracks, depending on their particular interest:
- Applied Linguistics
- Intercultural Communication
- Literary Studies

There are two plans for the M.A. Program: the Thesis Plan (2 and a half years), and the Non-Thesis Plan (2 years). M.A. students who wish to continue to the Ph.D. Program must choose the Thesis Plan, and at the end of the third semester will be required to pass a Ph.D. assessment exam. Those who are successful can start their Ph.D. in the fourth semester (which means as a holder of a Bachelor’s degree it takes you 5 and a half years to get a Ph.D., while in general it would take you up to 6-7 years to complete an M.A. and a Ph.D.). Students who have obtained an M.A. from other institutions can be admitted to our at Ph.D. Program (about 5 years to complete)
Available Financial Aid: See website
Add a new program
Update this program
Update a different program