Institute for Natural Language Processing

The Institute for Natural Language Processing (IMS) carries out teaching and research at the interface between language and computation, unifying the disciplines of linguistics and computer science.

IMS returns to partial presence

With the start of the winter semester 2021 / 22, IMS reopens during daytime.

A majority of courses takes place in presence again and the secretaries’ offices are open on a part time basis. Since the presence times are still reduced, we recommend to all visitors to look up the relevant hours on the web page in advance.

Computational linguistics -- the computational processing and analysis of human language -- is a broad interdiscplinary area of research and development. Our institute aims at bridging the gap between foundational research into language and the development of technologies for society. With 6 professors, over 50 scientists and 200 students in the study programs B.Sc. Maschinelle Sprachverarbeitung and M.Sc. Computational Linguistics, IMS counts among the largest hubs of computational linguistics in Germany and Europe.


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