Institute for Logic, Language and Computation

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These pages provide information about recent developments at or relevant to the ILLC (last update: 30 October 2014). Please let us know if you have material that you would like to be added to the news pages, by using the online submission form. For minor updates to existing entries you can also email the news administrators directly. English submissions strongly preferred.

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  • Excellent Accreditation Result for Master of Logic

    After having been visited by an international evaluation committee in June 2013, this summer we received the great news that the ILLC's interdisciplinary Master's programme, the Master of Logic, is now officially accredited by the NVAO as an excellent programme for the period of 2014-2020.

    For more information, see or contact Ulle Endriss (ulle.endriss at

  • Khalil Sima'an appointed professor Computational Linguistics

    Khalil Sima'an has been appointed professor of Computational Linguistics at the Faculty of Science.

    For more information, see

  • Fenrong Liu, professor by special appointment in the Amsterdam-China Logic Chair

    Prof. F. Liu (1975) has been named professor by special appointment in the Amsterdam-China Logic Chair at the University of Amsterdam's Faculty of Science (FNWI). This is a new chair established by the Amsterdam University Fund Foundation.

    For more information, see

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