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Ruhr University Bochum


Linguistic Data Science

Subjects: Linguistic Data Science,Linguistic Data,Science,Data

M.A. | Master of Arts

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
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💶  Cost per Semester
360 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

This program merges the realms of linguistics, computer science, and data science at an advanced level. It offers specializations in Theoretical Linguistics, Linguistic Data Science, and Computational Linguistics. In Theoretical Linguistics, you delve into the structure and function of language. You explore syntax, semantics, and phonetics, gaining a deep understanding of how languages are constructed and evolve. Linguistic Data Science focuses on the intersection of language and data. You learn to analyze linguistic data using statistical methods and machine learning. This specialization equips you with the skills to handle large datasets and extract meaningful patterns. Computational Linguistics bridges the gap between language and technology. You study natural language processing, machine translation, and speech recognition. This field prepares you to develop algorithms that enable computers to understand and generate human language. Each specialization is designed to provide a comprehensive education, blending theoretical knowledge with practical skills. The program emphasizes hands-on learning, ensuring you can apply what you learn in real-world scenarios. By combining these disciplines, the program prepares you for a career at the forefront of language technology and data analysis. Whether you aim to advance linguistic theory, analyze linguistic data, or develop cutting-edge language technologies, this program offers the tools and

Program Information

Study Location Bochum
Start Semester Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 360 EUR
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Qualification Requirements

Basic knowledge of linguistics, mathematics and computer science enjoys: Language and logic puzzles struggles through: Large volumes of as yet unsorted data

Document Requirements

Copy of the passport Proof of the passed language test (German) in an officially certified copy Officially certified copy of school report (original language and a German or English translation) Degree certificate from the university in an officially certified copy (original language and a German or English translation) + list of individual grades Possibly proof of the completed university entrance examination (e.g. from Turkey, Lebanon, Iran, etc.) in an officially certified copy Possibly an officially certified copy of the assessment test to determine the eligibility of foreign applicants for studies at institutions of higher education in Germany (Feststellungsprüfung) APS certificate (only for applicants with certificates from China, Vietnam or India) Please note collective APS for other universities are not accepted!

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Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
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