At York we are driven by an interest in what language is, in every sense.
Our university encourages research-led teaching. We offer a wide range of courses guiding you into linguistic research.
Professor Dunstan Brown
Head of Department
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2nd in the UK
The Department of Language and Linguistics has the second highest proportion of world-leading linguistics research in the UK. (Research Excellence Framework 2014).
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