Conference submissions deadline EXTENDED to Jan 30th.
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University of Aberdeen 2021

The Proceedings of ULAB 2021 are now live! Click here to view.

Click here to download a PDF version of the conference schedule.

Click here for a large-font version of the conference schedule.

NB registered participants will be sent a modified version of the schedule, containing the information needed to join. Keep an eye on your email!

Abstract submission (now closed):
Please note that, due to the ongoing restrictions on mass gatherings, this year's conference will be held online (using Microsoft Teams +

The ULAB 2021 Conference will take place online and will be organised by a team of undergraduate students at the University of Aberdeen. Every year, a prize sponsored by the Linguistics Association of Great Britain (LAGB) is awarded to the best presentation, as voted on by the conference attendees. The prize consists of free LAGB membership for a year and the opportunity to attend and present the research at the following LAGB Annual Meeting with full funding, as well as the option to receive coaching and advice in presenting at academic conferences with a member of the LAGB committee. 

See the link above for submission information. We accept papers that fall within the field of linguistics. Potential subfields include (but are not limited to):
  • Phonetics
  • Phonology
  • Morphology
  • Syntax
  • Semantics
  • Pragmatics
  • Language Acquisition (first, second or third)
  • Dialectology
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Discourse Analysis
  • Corpus Linguistics
  • Language Evolution
  • Sign Language Linguistics
  • Animal Communication
  • Neurolinguistics
  • Computational Linguistics
  • Language Pathology and Language Impairment
  • Language Typology
  • Bilingualism and Multilingualism
  • Translation and Interpretation Studies
  • Stylistics
  • Historical Linguistics
  • Philosophy of Language