Saarland University

Language Science and Technology

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Language and Literary Studies, Computer Science
English only
Winter semester:  15 Feb
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in the computer linguistics course or in a related course or proof of equivalent performance.

Language Requirements

The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

min 6.5
min 213
min 79
min 550
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Specification: With grade A or B.
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
If you have acquired your right to study at a school in Germany: at least five years of English lessons at school with an average grade of at least 3.5 in the last two school years are recognized as proof of sufficient English knowledge. Native English speakers and candidates who have graduated from a university in an English-speaking country are not required to provide proof of language proficiency. This exception does not apply to applicants who graduated from a university in a non-English speaking country, even if the language of instruction is English. German language skills do not have to be proven.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
directly at University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

Please submit digital copies of the following documents:

  1. Personal statement of interest and letters of recommendation.
  2. Curriculum vitae (CV).
  3. Certificates attesting to the fulfillment of the language requirements (see language requirements). Native speakers of English: please write a short note quoting that you are a native speaker of English and that all your studies have been in English, sign this and upload it in the field "Language Certification".

Additionally, you have to upload the following documents as a single PDF document:

  1. School-leaving certificate giving you the right of entry to higher education in your home country with individual grades.
  2. Bachelor's degree (If you are not finished with your bachelor's degree yet, you should upload preliminary documents instead).
  3. Transcript of academic records.

Once uploaded, you cannot upload updated versions, so please make sure that your documents are complete when you submit them.

If your original documents are in a language other than English or German, please also submit certified translations.

Additional certifications

  • Students from China:
    Please have your documents certified by the Akademische Prüfstelle des Kulturreferats of the German Embassy in Beijing.
  • Students from Mongolia:
    Please have your documents certified by the German Embassy in Ulaanbaatar.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website