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The MSc in Multilingual Computing and Localisation (Distance Learning) at the University of Limerick is part of the longest running postgraduate localisation education programme in the world. This taught programme is delivered online and students may opt to complete it in either one or two years.  It is the world's first dedicated postgraduate programme in multilingual computing and localisation and builds on UL's world-leading expertise in localisation teaching and research since 1997.

Developed with the collaboration of experts from industry, academia and national agencies, this MSc has been designed to equip graduates with skills that reflecs the changing needs of society, industry and students. It guides students in their research of the underlying issues in localisation, with an emphasis on technical and business aspects.

If you have a background in either localisation, computing, language technology, translation or a related discipline and want to expand your knowledge and be recognised in this field, then this MSc is for you.

Are you looking for a Masters Degree that is:

  • Online;
  • Recognised Worldwide;
  • Designed in collaboration with industry;
  • Backed by 18 years of L10N teaching experience;
  • Competitively priced;

Then the MSc in Multilingual Computing and Localisation is the course for you!

"Just a quick e-mail to say thank you for a great course. You have provided me with some very useful knowledge, particularly in the area of localisation and translation workflow, the use of project management and localisation tools, localisable versus non-localisable file formats etc. These skills are essential for my new role as project manager, and I profit from them every day."

— Testimonial from course participant.

"The University of Limerick has been highly recommended as the premier academic institution that teaches the best minds in the localisation/internationalisation business."

— Senior Analyst Cyndy Cartwright at premier US Head-hunting Agency Korn/Ferry International.