M.A. in Applied English Studies


M.A. in Applied English Studies has been developed from our well-established Master’s Degrees in English Language Teaching and Professional and International Communication. It combines the strengths of the two founder programmes allowing participants to develop their professional and academic skills either for language education professions or other communication careers or academia.

Master of Arts Programme in Applied English Studies

Offered by
School of Liberal Arts
King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi


This MA programme is suitable for people who are interested in becoming English teachers and/or communication experts with profound knowledge, skills and attitudes concerning pedagogy, language and communication theories, education and communication technology and research abilities.

Candidates can choose to study in the English Language Teaching Track (ELT) or the Professional Communication Track (PC) or tailor elective courses from both tracks to suit your interest.

Both tracks are offered both weekdays and Weekends. The programme aims to produce graduates with:

  • Effective English skills and knowledge of the principles of Applied English
  • Professionalism in English language contexts
  • Ability to conduct Applied English research
  • Life-long learning skills and a sense of social responsibility