Program Overview

Instruction

The Erasmus Mundus European Masters Program in Language and Communication Technologies (LCT) is designed to meet the demands of industry and research in a rapidly growing area. It offers education and training opportunities for the next generations of leaders in research and innovation. It provides students with profound knowledge and insight into the various disciplines that contribute to the methods of language and communication technologies and it strengthens their ability to work according to scientific methods. Moreover, the students acquire practice-oriented knowledge by choosing appropriate combinations of modules in Language Technology, Computational and Theoretical Linguistics, and Computer Science.more...

Latest News

Application to LCT intake 2017 is now.
Published : 2017-03-14
Application to LCT intake 2017 is now open for applications on a self-funding basis. Deadline for application is April 30, 2017
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The Annual Meeting for 2017
Published : 2017-02-24
The Annual Meeting for 2017 will take place on Malta from May 24-25. All alumni are welcome to join. More information will be published here: LCT Annual Meeting for 2017
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Application for LCT intake 2017 is now open
Published : 2016-09-26
Application for intake 2017 is now open until January 8, 2017. Any complete and timely applications received during this round will automatically be considered for the Erasmus Mundus scholarship.
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Barbara Plank, a graduate of the first LCT intake
Published : 2016-08-25
Barbara Plank, a graduate of the first LCT intake, being given flowers at the 2016 ESSLLI in Italy. Also present are current LCT students along with current and former LCT partner local coordinators.
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Application for intake 2017 will open by the end of September.
Published : 2016-07-28
Application for intake 2017 will open by the end of September, 2016. Any complete and correct application received in this application round will be automatically considered for the Erasmus Mundus scholarship.
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Studying in the Program

Imortant Notice

The application for intake 2015 is closed. Application will re-open in September 2015 for admission 2016.

Gallery: Graduation Ceremonies

  • 2014, University of Trento, Italy

  • 2013, Saarland University, Germany

  • 2011, University of Lorraine, France

  • 2010, University of Malta Valetta Campus, Malta

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Research and Partnership

As an international distributed Master of Science/Arts course, the European Masters Program in Language and Communication Technologies (LCT) currently has nine universities in Europe and Asia-Pacific regions taking part in. Besides, DFKI, Google Switzerland and IBM Czech Republic are associated partners of this program. For details, please visit the consortium page.

Latest Guest Scholar Talk

Tim Baldwin, University of Melbourne, Australia: "Sense learning with topic modelling". Thrusday, July 4 2014, 16:15, in Saarbrücken.
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