• From 27 to 29 June 2019, the 24th AFRILEX conference took place in Windhoek (Namibia). The EMJMD-EMLex was represented by a strong group consisting of professors Martina Nied (Rom), María José Domínguez Vázquez (Santiago de Compostela), Carolin Müller-Spitzer (IDS Mannheim), Rufus Gouws (Stellenbosc...

  • The EMLex has been chosen again by „El Mundo“ as the best study program in the field of the humanities in Spain. Therefore, we have a reason to celebrate. Congratulations to our colleagues at the University of Santiago de Compostela and especially to the coordinator in Spain Mª José Domínguez.

  • The EMLex team participated successfully at the conferences Asialex in Istanbul and Afrilex in Windhoek, to report to the lexicographical academic community about the European Master in Lexicography. In Turkey were present Prof. Dr. Rufus Gouws (Stellenbosch) and Christian Rink (EMLex office) and in...

  • The Austrian journalist Christina Höfferer has published after the radio broadcast “Googeln statt Nachschlagen – Die Zukunft der Wörterbücher” at Ö1 another newspaper article with the title „Wörter ohne Ende“ (Words without limits) about the EMLex and the future of dictionaries in the Austrian newsp...

The European Master in Lexicography (EMLex) is an international Master’s degree programme (120 ECTS) that has been offered since 2009. Since 2016 the EMLex can be concluded with an Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree. It includes a joint summer semester abroad for all students in cooperation with the following universities and institutions:


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