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Computer Science, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #147 (QS) ,
This master's program qualifies for careers in computer science. Students deepen their computing skills concerning methods, approaches and current technologies in computer science. They select a specialization and attend additional lectures of personal choice. 


Throughout the program, students learn to deal with scientific problems. Seminars, projects and theses are embedded in ongoing reasearch at the the faculty. Colloquia and seminars offer access to ongoing research projects. Therefore graduates are qulified for autonomous work and challenging tasks in industry, science, administration and over all in leading positions.Employment opportunities are manifold. Most computer scientists develop hardware and software systems in industry, commerce and administration. The percentage of IT companies is sinking in favor of IT using companies like technical producers (automobile, mechanical enginieering), banks, insurance, trade or administrations. Good analytic and communication skills of university graduates in computer science are also essential in consultancies. The studies especially qualify for positions in research and science, in public institutions as well as in research departments in the industry.

Programme Structure

Compulsory Electives:

  • Data and Software Engineering
  • Embedded Systems and Computer Architectures
  • Foundations of Computing
  • Cognitive Systems
  • Digital Media and Human-Computer Interaction
  • Distributed Systems and Networks

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Application form for direct applicants of TU Berlin
  • Copy of your undergraduate/primary university degree
  • Proof of language proficiency  
  • Copy of your passport or ID card
  • Further specific proofs and certificates (degree course related)

Tuition Fee

All students at TU Berlin are required to pay the semester fee every semester(306,99 €). There are no separate tuition fees for the MSc in Computer Science.

Living costs for Berlin

  • 836 - 1340 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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


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