• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
The INFOTECH (Information Technology) Master program offered by the University of Stuttgart, having served the Information Society's needs for highly qualified and motivated engineers for more than fifteen years, maintains the unique blend of Computer Science courses and Electronics/ Information Engineering courses within one program.


The INFOTECH (Information Technology) Master program offered at the University of Stuttgart is enriched by Non-Technical courses enabling interdisciplinary education and training of fundamental methods and scientific skills for development and research in information technology.

To manage the ever growing plurality of subjects within Information Technology, the program offers four specializations:   

  • Communication Engineering and Media Technology
  • Embedded Systems
  • Micro- and Optoelectronics
  • Computer Hardware/ Software Engineering.


The INFOTECH program has been approved by the senate of the University, recognized by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Land of Baden-Wuerttemberg and is system accredited through the accreditation of the University of Stuttgart. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Higher Mathematics
  • Electronics and Communication
  • Computer Architecture and Organization
  • Advanced CMOS Devices and Technology
  •  Advanced Information Management
  •  Advanced Processor Architecture
  •  Data Compression
  •  Detection and Pattern Recognition
  •  Design and Test of System On-a-Chip
  •  Digital System Design
  •  Embedded Systems Engineering
  •  Error Control Coding and Encryption
  •  Flat-Panel Displays

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.8

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.8 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

The Cumulative Grade Point Average/Overall Average (CGPA) must be better than 70%.

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • This programme does not recognise GRE® scores.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

Applicants typically have a qualifying Bachelor degree in a qualifying field of a regular study time of 3 to 4-years (some exceptions apply) and fulfill a number of other basic requirements in order to be eligible for admission. Based on the type and place of the first level (undergraduate) degree, different requirements might be in place.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3350 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1675 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    350 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 175 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Stuttgart

  • 900 - 1530 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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