International Research Training Group   Universität des Saarlandes/Unversity of Edinburgh Saarland University University of Edinburgh


Doctoral Colloquium

Students in the IGK present their dissertation proposals and ongoing work in the Doctoral Colloquium.

Annual Research Meeting

This 10-14 day meeting takes place every year. Participants are the IGK students from Saarbrücken and Edinburgh and invited guests. The students present their ongoing work and work together on selected topics of common interest.

Computational Linguistics Colloquium

The EPC sponsors invite speakers for the regular seminar series in the Department of Computational Linguistics.


A joint evening ("Stammtisch") is organised on a monthly basis. Students meet in a pub and discuss official and private matters.