PhD in Applied Linguistics Objectives & Learning Outcomes


The objectives of the PhD program are to:

  • provide students with an in-depth understanding of theoretical issues in the field of Applied Linguistics
  • enable students to evaluate empirical Applied Linguistics studies in diverse professional settings
  • enable students to conduct empirical research in Applied Linguistics in different cultural settings
Learning Outcomes
  • ability to compare and evaluate different trends and theories in Applied Linguistics
  • apply acquired knowledge in TESL/TEFL, Testing, and Translating in different professional contexts
  • apply research skills in designing and implementing qualitative and quantitative studies in the chosen area of specialization while adhering to professional ethical principles