European Master's Program in Language and Communication Technologies (LCT)
Double degree program, respective local MSc/MA awarded, joint diploma supplement issued
Coordinator: LCT Administration, Saarland University, C72, 66041 Saarbrücken, Germany
+49-6813 024 352
+496813 024 678
Type of course
Full time study
Length of course
Language of tuition
Date of commencement
September of the intake year
The programme was co-funded by the Erasmus+ program of the European Union and awarded Erasmus Mundus scholarships to selected EU and non-EU applicants. Intake 2024 will be exclusively for self-funding students as no scholarships are available.
Students can apply for an Erasmus+ exchange grant for their second study year and a limited number of partial fee waivers are available.
Approximately 20 per intake, distributed among the seven partner universities. LCT students take course together with the students of the respective local programmes.
Cost / fees
EU students: Euro 4,250/year
Non-EU students: Euro 8,500/year
Student grants / Financial assistance
The programme is co-funded by the Erasmus+ program of the European Union and awards Erasmus Mundus scholarships to selected EU and non-EU applicants. Each year, approximately 5 scholarships will be awarded to EU students; approximately 10 to non-EU students. Additional scholarships will be available for targeted non-EU regions of the world.
The scholarship covers the program fees directly.
Students without a scholarship can apply for an Erasmus+ exchange grant for their second study year.
A limited number of partial fee wavers are available to students without a scholarship.
Dormitory or open-market housing, depending on location
Major recruiters of graduates of our programmes
Approximately half of graduates go on to PhD studies in Europe and worldwide, while the other half finds employment in industry in LCT-related positions, including research&development at major players, such as Google, Amazon, Facebook, Nuance, DeepMind.
Exchange partner schools
The LCT consortium consists of the following partner universities. They all also participate in the Erasmus+ exchange program:
Saarland University, Germany (Coordinator)
University of Lorraine, France
Charles University, Czech Republic
University of Malta, Malta
University of Trento, Italy
University of Groningen, Netherlands
University of the Basque Country, Spain
1. Ratio of National / International students - Approximately 25% European students, 75% Non-European students from all over the world
2. Ratio of Men / Women - Approximately 50% men 50% women
3. Age range - 21-35 years.
See belos / opposite
Prof. Dr. Josef van Genabith
Contact details for application
LCT Administration, Saarland University, C72, 66041 Saarbrücken, Germany
Telephone: +49-6813024352 / +496813 024 678