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Computer Science from Technical University of Kaiserslautern  deepens and extends the technical basis acquired in the Bachelor Course of Studies “Computer Science” in the area of fundamentals, systems, and applications.


Computer Science from Technical University of Kaiserslautern improves the abilities for planning, designing and realization of information systems as well as the professional qualification.

Students at Computer Science from Technical University of Kaiserslautern will:

  • deepen knowledge in two larger partial areas of computer science
  • be qualified for independent further education as per the state of research in the selected specialization areas.
  • acquire the necessary skills for independent scientific work.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Science Theory
  • Graphs and Algorithms
    • Concurrency Theory
    • Advanced Automata Theory
    • Complexity Theory
    • Automated Reasoning
    • Verification of Reactive Systems
    • Machine Learning

    Key information


    • Full-time
      • 24 months

    Start dates & application deadlines


    120 ECTS


    On Campus

    Academic requirements

    GRE admission requirements GRE®

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    • A graduate certificate from the previous degree course and further documents which show the final mark, length of study and courses taken (e.g. in the form of an academic transcript, transcript of records or corresponding performance records),
    • a description of the contents of the courses
    • a statement including motive for the proposed admittance to the course and an explanation of study goals,
    • a description of career and personal background with explanations about practical knowledge and experience where necessary,
    • letters of recommendation from at least 2 university lecturers
    • proof of adequate  English language skills (e.g. explanations by the candidate or test results such as TOEFL etc.); proof of basic German is particularly important as stated in the enrollment regulations of TU Kaiserslautern.
    • (Institution Codes: TOEFL 7967, GRE 7143)

    Tuition Fee

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      Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
    • EU/EEA

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      Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
    • At TUK you pay the so-called social contribution per semester of EUR 249,54.

    Living costs for Kaiserslautern

    630 - 1000 EUR /month
    Living costs

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


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