All new students are required to select a major at the beginning of the study program. The following specializations are being offered: “Autonomous Systems in Computer Science”, “Service Technology and Engineering” and “Visual Computing”. The core modules of your chosen major will focus on providing you with specialist knowledge in your chosen field. Furthermore, you can select various courses from the study program catalogue and adapt your study program to suit your own personal preferences and skills, thus ensuring that you qualify in the areas you are interested in.
As Stuttgart is located right in the heart of the leading technology region in Europe, many well-known companies have their world or European headquarters here. Furthermore, research and development laboratories of international companies are located in Stuttgart. With these strong connections the University of Stuttgart offers excellent research and working environments with great job opportunities in industry as well as academia for talented and motivated students.
What job prospects are available to me after graduation?
Students who discover a passion for research topics and projects are particularly well-suited to an academic career at a university or research institution. If this applies to you, a Master’s degree is required for working at a university as this enables you undertake a doctoral degree, or to work at a university or research institution.
Anyone with a Computer Science program from University of Stuttgart has extensive and research-oriented knowledge and skills in the field of Computer Science in general, but particularly in their chosen major. Because the study program is conducted entirely in English, our graduates have the opportunity to work internationally.
Based on the current job market, our graduates have excellent career prospects and are currently very much in demand. And over the last twenty years, Computer Science has always proved to be a subject with great potential on the job market, and this will remain so in the future.
Programme StructureM.Sc. CS students decide on one of the offered majors:
- "Autonomous Systems" combines courses in machine learning, artificial intelligence, decision making and robotics with sensors and actuators, hardware and software systems as well as parallel and distributed computing resources.
- "Service Technology and Engineering" aims to provide the scientific and technological foundations of services, to train people in the design and maintenance of service-oriented platforms and solutions. This major targets application domains such as mobility, communication, as well as product and production design.
- "Visual Computing" covers the entire visual computing pipeline by offering various lectures in the field of video processing, computer graphics, visualization, human machine interaction, and optimization.
- 24 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- General requirement is a bachelor's degree (or equivalent) with a duration of at least 6 semesters in Computer Science, Software Engineering or in a subject closely related. The complete information on the admission process, required knowledge of English, and the criteria for the assessment of professional suitability can be found in the admission regulations.
International3000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1500 EUR per semester during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
Living costs for Stuttgart
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