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A unique opportunity to study the evolution of language and language-learning processes.

Course Resources

Here are some general resources related to Linguistics.


Overview 🔗 This is the Linguistics selection of the University undergraduate prospectus. The most important information about the course is here, including entry requirements, course structure, and prerequisites.

Faculty website 🔗 🌟 This is the official Faculty webpage for prospective undergraduates, which links to various resources.

Unofficial Prospectus 🔗 This is an unofficial prospectus put together by the Cambridge University Student Union; it’s written based on students’ perspectives and gives a better sense of what the day-to-day experience as a Linguistics student is like, compared to official materials.

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Application Resources

Reading Lists 🔗 These are the reading lists for the papers that first-years take. Don’t be intimidated by how long they are; they’re intended to be worked through over the course of a full academic year, and honestly no one reads everything anyway.

FAQ 🔗 🌟 Some useful information about the course for prospective applicants.

Admissions test specimen 🔗

InsideUni Linguistics interview experiences 🔗 🌟 Current students talk about their interview experience, as well as sharing some tips. We’re biased, but we think they’re useful!