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M.Sc. On Campus

Computer Science

University of Bern

18 months
Duration
1740 EUR/year
1380 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Offering a broad range of courses from a number of disciplines, coupled with a practice oriented approach, the newly designed Joint Master of Science in Computer Science from the University of Bern is particularly suited to preparing students for the labour market, where interdisciplinary experience and practical skills are traits that are highly valued in qualified graduates.

Overview

Students enrolled in the Joint Master of Science in Computer Science from the University of Berncan create a personalized curriculum from a list of over 60 courses and seminars offered by the universities of Bern, Neuchâtel and Fribourg (travel costs between universities are reimbursed). They also have the opportunity to specialize in a particular area of interest, or to complement their degree with Master’s level courses of a minor subject they have already studied.

International Students

Admission into the MSc program in Computer Science requires a Bachelor degree in Computer Science and is subject to approval by the admissions services of the University of Bern. Applications need to be submitted directly to the admissions office. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Distributed Systems 
  • Advanced Software Engineering 
  • Advanced Information Processing 
  • Logic 
  • Information Systems and Decision Support 
  • Data Science 

Lecturers

 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You can only apply after the regular closing date for applications if you do not require a visa for entering and residing in Switzerland. If you are applying late and require a visa for Switzerland, we will transfer your application to a later semester.

Language

English

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or an equivalent degree from a recognized university
  • Bachelor's degree with Computer Science as an additional subject, or an equivalent degree from a recognized university provided that the master's degree can be successfully completed with an additional maximum 60 ECTS credits. The ECTS credits will be listed separately in the diploma supplement as extracurricular attainments.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from a Swiss university of applied sciences with a grade of at least 5.0.
  • Admission to the master’s degree program in Computer Science. Admission requirements of 40– 60 ECTS credits which must be fulfilled in order to complete the master's degree program. The ECTS credits will be listed separately in the diploma supplement as extracurricular attainments. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1740 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 870 EUR per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    1380 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 690 EUR per semester during 18 months.
  • Regular tuition fee: CHF 750 per semester
  • Non-Swiss students: CHF 200 per semester, in addition to the regular tuition fee, if they did not have their civil law residence in Switzerland or the Principality of Liechtenstein at the time of obtaining their university entrance qualification to a bachelor's degree.

Living costs for Bern

1655 - 2130 CHF /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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