Computer Science

Blekinge Institute of Technology

24 months
9486 EUR/year
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The Master’s programme in Computer Science from Blekinge Institute of Technology is a broad programme that will provide you with knowledge of core methods and skills in the first year.


Computer science is today a vast field including topics such as programming languages, algorithms and complexity analysis, data structures, intelligent systems, distributed systems and network technology.

The programme in Computer Science from Blekinge Institute of Technology includes courses on research methodology to provide you with the knowledge and skills required to succeed in your studies as well as in your future professional or academic career. The programme will also provide general training in project management and problem-solving.

During the second year, you will have the opportunity to design your own specialisation and also to prepare for a research career in academia, or in a research intensive company.

Many of the teaching staff involved are active researchers and will teach you a range of methods on how to describe, analyse and solve relevant problems in various application areas, such as game development, image processing, law enforcement, surveillance and resource scheduling in for example the energy sector, the health sector and for traffic and transport systems.

Job profiles

After graduation, students should be able to perform work in all parts of computer science field, when connected to software and systems development in a general to specialist level. Roles may be a specialist in techniques or domain to various management posts such as technical manager or project manager. In the education programme is offered opportunities to study abroad for up to one semester entirely within the block of elective courses. BTH has several contacts and possible cooperation partners for student exchange.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Usability And Interaction Design
  • Compiler Design And Translation Technique
  • Multiprocessor Systems
  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Research Methodologies In Software Engineering And Computer Science
  • Decision Support Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
90 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree - three years (180 Swedish credit points, 180 ECTS) of study in science or engineering in an aspect of computing, e.g.: computer science, software engineering or computer engineering is required. The Bachelor's degree must include at least 30 credits in one or more of the following areas: Programming, Data Structures and Algorithms, Database Technology, Data Communications, Operating Systems. The Bachelor's degree must also include at least 15 credits in Mathematics. English B/English 6.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9486 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9486 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.



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