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Prototyping for question-answering chatbot to support learning


Hussain Abid Syed

Raum: US-G 006
Telefon: +49 (0) 271/ 740 – 4410

Short Description

Chatbots or conversational agents have given a unique dimension to computer supported cooperative learning (CSCL). Chatbots can act as personal tutors for teaching novel concepts and invoking in-depth understanding in users/learners. These answering machines can be employed in a variety of disciplines including health, education, awareness etc. This project follows design thinking approach for the prototyping of a closed domain question-answering system. This includes training machine learning models for question-answering, employing natural language processing techniques for text processing and data extraction.


  • Projekt A
  • Project B
  • Project C
  • Master/Bachelor Project
  • Master/Bachelor Thesis


  • To be decided in collaboration with students


This project can be adjusted to fit option A, B, or C depending on the level of difficulty and specific interest of the student(s). This project can start as Project A and be continued as B, C and also lead to a Master Thesis.