Prospective Students

Prospective students should contact the director to inquire about the availability of supervisors for their study.

There are a number of bursaries available to support post-graduate students. Click on the following link for detail: BURSARIES 2016-2017

The researchers in UPSET are happy to supervise students in:

  • Language Practice (translation, editing, interpreting, subtitling)
  • Corpus linguistics
  • The grammatical description of Afrikaans and English
  • Applied linguistics (academic literacy, language testing, language teaching and learning)
  • Sociology of language (language attitudes, language policy and planning)
  • Sociolinguistics and grammatical variation