Program Vision and Mission

Program Vision

The Applied Linguistics Program aspires to be a world class program and a recognized leader in the advancement of linguistics and its practical applications.


The mission of the program is to provide quality education in Linguistics and its applications whilst fostering awareness of cultural and cross-linguistic variations. The program aims to pursue excellence in teaching and learning by engaging both students and faculty in research that informs all activities including teaching, learning and community service. The program aspires to equip students with the professional skills and experiential learning relevant to a variety of options for employment or further study in fields in which the scientific study of language is significant.