How do we cope with the information overload of modern media? What is the best way to collect data in a multilingual environment? Find out in this International Double Degree track.
The track in Language and Communication Technologies combines Theoretical Linguistics and Computer Science. You will study language technology in a multi-lingual setting.
The two-year training is part of the prestigious international Erasmus Mundus programme. The first year you will start in Groningen. You will finish the track with a stay at one of our partner universities in the second year. After completing the programme, you will receive two Master's degrees: a degree in Linguistics in Groningen and a second Master's degree depending on the partner university you chose to stay at.
The track consists of compulsory and optional courses. In this way, you can design the programme to fit your interests. In addition, you will do a research project and write a Master's thesis.
Language and Communication Technologies is an Erasmus Mundus programme.
Courses year 1
Courses year 2
Language and Communication Technology; Computational and Theoretical Linguistics; Computer Science.
Study abroad is required
|Specific requirements||More information|
|knowledge minimum||Students must be willing to complete the second year at one of the partner universities.|
|language test||Minimum requirement of TOEFL iBT 100 (with a minimum of 25 on writing skills) or IELTS 7 (with a minimum of 6.5 on all items). ERK level C1.|
|previous education||Bachelor's diploma in a field related to Computer Science, Theoretical Linguistics, Artificial Intelligence|
|Type of student||Deadline||Start course|
|EU/EEA students||01 May 2018||01 September 2018|
|non-EU/EEA students||01 May 2018||01 September 2018|
After graduation, you are well prepared for a career in Information Technology, both in business and academia. You can work as an IT-expert on subjects such as web search, information management and human-computer dialogue systems. You can also continue your career in research, for instance as a PhD student at a university.
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Last updated February 21, 2018