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We are delighted that you you consider studying at the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science at Leipzig University. Please find additional information on dedicated pages for degree-seeking students as well as exchange students (ERASMUS+, etc). Our Erasmus coordinator, Prof. Dr. Manfred Droste, will gladly answer all remaining questions.

Most of our courses are given in German. The following courses are regularly given in English:


semestermodule numbernameECTSlecturertype
winter10-207-0001Introduction to Digital Humanities10Dr. Thomas Köntgeslecture, exercices and internship
winter10-202-2342Introduction to Linguistic annotation and data extraction with XQuery10Giuseppe Celanolecture and internship
winter10-202-2601Leipzig eHumanities Seminar5seminar
summer10-207-0002Introduction to Digital Philology10Dr. Monica Bertilecture, exercices and internship

Every semester there will be additional courses that are taught in English upon request.: 

semestermodule numbernameECTSlecturertype
winter and summerNatural Language Processing5JProf. Dr. Potthastseminar
winter and summerAutomata Theory5Prof. Dr. Drosteseminar
winter10-202-2106Automata Theory10Prof. Dr. Drostelecture and exercises
winter10-202-2314Advanced Methods in Information Retrieval10JProf. Dr. Potthastlecture and exercises
winter10-202-2315Foundations of Machine Learning5JProf. Dr. Potthastlecture and exercises
winter10-202-2112Foundations of Complexity Theory5Prof. Dr. Malettilecture and seminar
summerModels for Concurrency5Prof. Dr. Drostelecture and exercises
summerSemantics of Programming Languages5Prof. Dr. Drostelecture and exercises
summer10-201-2316Information Retrieval5JProf. Dr. Potthastlecture and internship
summer (alternating)10-202-2111Tree Automata5Prof. Dr. Malettilecture and exercises
summer (alternating)10-202-2111Models of Translation + Machine Translation10Prof. Dr. Malettilecture and exercises

Further courses in English are also offered by our Max Planck Institute of Mathematics, see

If you are interested in special topics, please feel free to contact us.



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Room A512
04109 Leipzig


Fakultät für Mathematik und Informatik
Leiter: Marco Neumann

Augustusplatz 10 
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04109 Leipzig

Fakultät für Mathematik und Informatik
PF 100920  D-04009 Leipzig


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