Master of Science in Computer Science (MSc Informatik)
- Programme description
- Total Credits and Standard Length of Studies
- Language of Instruction
- Start of programme
- Entry Requirements, Examination Rules and Curriculum
- Further informations
The Master of Science degree program in computer science is a two-year program is open to highly qualified foreign and German students with a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science or similar discipline.
The curriculum includes a selection of courses of the department for computer science (theory of algorithms, computer architecture, software engineering, foundations of artificial intelligence, image processing and computer graphics, databases and information systems), a wide variety of advanced courses offered in computer science, numerical analysis and application modules of other disciplines (eg, mathematics, microsystems technology, psychology, medicine, economics, physics, bioinformatics, cognitive science) offered. Students specialize in one of three areas:
- Cyber-Physical Systems
- Cognitive Technical Systems
- information Systems
Seminars, internships and an extensive master project complete the master's curriculum and promote the social and transferable skills of the students. The thesis covers a period of six months and their presentations, conducted in one of the working groups of the department for computer science.
The Master of Science in Computer Science degree programme was accredited by ASIINon 24 June 2005.
120 ECTS points
4 semester resp. 2 years
English (Some elective subjects are offered in German).
If you want to specialise in Databases, German proficiency is necessary.
Winter semester (October - March) and Summer semester (April - September)
How to apply
If you are interested in studying a Master's degree at the Faculty of Engineering, you will apply directly at the Faculty's admission office. Please send your documents to the following address:
University of Freiburg, Faculty of Engineering