Computational Engineering

University of Iceland

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
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The Master of Science in Computational Engineering at University of Iceland is a two-year graduate study programme in computational engineering at the Faculty of Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science,  School  of Engineering and Natural Sciences.


On completion of the Master of Science in Computational Engineering at University of Iceland, the student can demonstrate knowledge, skills and competence as detailed below:

  • The knowledge of the student covers those disciplines that are required to carry the professional title of an engineer in Iceland.
  • The student has understanding of recent knowledge within the fields of mathematics and computer science that is most applicable to the task of constructing computational models within some specific discipline, e.g. physics, economics or biology.
  • The student has mastered concepts and tasks within some specific discipline, and has experience of cooperating with experts within such a field on the construction of computational models.
  • The student has deeper understanding of the limitations of computational models and possible consequences of these limitations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Data Mining    
  • Numerical Linear Algebra  
  •  Applied Linear Statistical Models   
  • Time Series Analysis
  • Nonlinear Optimization
  • Machine Learning

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

 Nordic citizens are exempt and may apply for graduate studies until 15 April. 




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

BS degree in engineering, mathematics, physics or computer science, if the grade point average is 6.5 or higher, from the Faculty, or comparable.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • Students at the University of Iceland do not pay tuition fees, only an annual registration fee of ISK 75,000 (477 EUR)


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