Computer Science

Master of Science

Master complex IT challenges

Are you looking for a degree programme with good career perspectives? We offer a strongly practice-oriented curriculum with up-to-the-minute content. Our labs, such as our new Smart Home lab, are very well equipped. You get involved in application-oriented projects in our research groups early on  – personal supervision in small groups is guaranteed. The programme also includes talks by industry experts, field trips to cooperation partners and excellence training courses.

A Master's degree - the springboard to your career

With a Computer Science Master of Science (M.Sc.) you have excellent opportunities in the job market. It is the ideal springboard for a career in business or the academic world. Our industry partners confirm that our graduates have outstanding practical skills when they start working.

Our master's graduates are highly qualified IT experts who enjoy the following benefits:

  • Excellent preparation for management positions
  • One of the highest starting salaries (€46,000) - (Faculty of Computer Science Alumni survey 2016, Stepstone salary report)
  • Innovative career pathways
  • Qualification for doctoral studies

Global firms face the challenge today of how to control distributed IT infrastructures. The Master of Computer Science qualifies you in the area of Software Engineering and distributed systems so that you can master such complex IT challenges.

A master's programme at the Faculty of Computer Science can also be taken part-time. If you are interested, please arrange for a personal interview with the Dean of Studies.

  • ECTS 90 ECTS
  • Programme duration 3 Semesters
  • Location Furtwangen
  • Faculty Computer Science
  • Programme begins Winter semester (October), Summer semester (March)
  • Application deadline 15 July (winter semester), 15 January (summer semester)
  • Entry requirements Bachelor or "Diplom" in Computer Science or similar
  • Teaching Language German
  • Accreditation Yes (ACQUIN)