Natural Language Processing (M.Sc., 1-subject)

CourseNatural Language Processing
DegreeMaster of Science
Program type1-subject
Course length4 semester
ECTS (Credits)120
Admission restrictionsnone (WS24/25)none (SS25)
Course startswinter semestersummer semester
Language of instructionEnglish

Course structure

Module description and examination regulations

The subject examination regulationsregulate the purpose, content and procedure of the examinations and are legally binding. If you have specific questions about the content of an individual examination, please connect your examiners, otherwise contact the departmental academic advisor. The University Examination Office  [Dreiecke ergänzen bei Links in Fließtext] will answer any questions regarding the organisation of examinations.

The module descriptionsspecify the modules laid out in the examination regulations and provide information on the content of the courses in the modules as well as the learning objectives and competences to be acquired.

Application and admission

Admission to this master's programme requires proof of an appropriate bachelor's degree according to the subject examination regulations.

Whether a bachelor's degree programme or parts of a bachelor's degree programme qualify for the admission to a specific master's degree programme, is decided by the departmental examination board during the application procedure on the basis of the subject examination regulations.

Admission to this master's programme, also requires the following proof(s) according to the subject examination regulations.

  • English language proficiency

Further information on applying, admission and enrolment can be found on the application page.


An internship is not compulsory in this programme.

Nevertheless, it is recommended to make contact with employers through internships at an early stage and get to know the future working world. The university supports internships in Germany and abroad through information and offers posted on Career Services.

Study abroad

A study/stay abroad is not compulsory but is recommended. 

The university supports study abroad and internships abroad through numerous exchange programs. Further information on these programs and contacts: