Computer Science, Informatics programme at the University of Basel has an interdisciplinary character and deals with the possibilities of processing, storing, transmitting, displaying and using information from a scientific and technical perspective. Computer science develops information and communication technologies for science, industry and society that are increasingly permeating our everyday lives and changing our lives. Innovative IT solutions are the key to further technical progress. Computer Science faces many challenges and offers countless opportunities to analyze complex problems.
The Master's program offers a higher level of qualification and prepares for fields of work in which strong analytical and conceptual skills are required, such as in industrial research and development, in the cadre or in the project management, or in the sciences.
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The master is the second degree. The master's program requires a bachelor's degree and comprises a total of 90 credits (CP). One credit point (CP) ECTS equals approximately 30 working hours. The master program Computer Science is a so-called monostudy course without further subjects.
- 18 months
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DisciplinesInformatics & Information Sciences Computer Sciences View 23 other Masters in Informatics & Information Sciences in Switzerland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
The Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Basel enables direct admission to the Master's degree program in the same discipline. Other domestic university degrees are recognized at the request of the faculty teaching commission to the Rectorate, foreign at the request of the Dean's Office or the Examination Board of the Phil. Nat. Faculty to the Rectorate.
International1596 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 798 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
EU/EEA1596 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 798 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
- CHF 850 per semester
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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