Computer Science

University of Passau

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
150 EUR/year
150 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Computer Science is one of the drivers of technological progress in all economic and social spheres. When you graduate with an M.Sc. in Computer Science at University of Passau you are a specialist in at least one field of computer science who has a wide-ranging expertise in scientific methods.  


Having completed this Computer Science programme at University of Passau, you will be able to define, autonomously and comprehensively, computer science problems and their applications, structure them and build abstract models. Moreover, you will have the relevant knowledge to define and implement state-of-the-art solutions.


Continuous technological change and innovations create new exciting lines of work in trade and industry, the services, financial and consulting sectors, in public administration, and in the field of scientific research. With this Master's degree you are qualified to take up IT-related executive positions or undertake independent research, e.g. as part of your doctoral study, laying the foundation for a career in academia.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Algorithmics and Mathematical Modelling
  • Programming and Software Systems
  • Information and Communication Systems
  • Intelligent Technical Systems
  • IT Security and Reliability

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


English, German


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

You are eligible for this degree programme if the following applies to you:

  • You have an undergraduate university degree in computer science or a related discipline with a computer science component of at least 110 ECTS credits.
    • If you completed a four-year non-ECTS degree, the 110 ECTS credit requirement is deemed to be met if approximately two-thirds of your credit points were earned in computer science-related modules/courses.

This is further qualified as follows:

  • Your degree must have been earned in a course of study of a standard length of three years or more.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    150 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 75 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    150 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 75 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

The University does not charge tuition fees; however, a semester contribution (€74.50) is payable each semester for the bus pass and student services. 


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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