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Scientific Computing

University of Heidelberg

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
3000 EUR/year
Free
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Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

The degree programme in Scientific Computing at the University of Heidelberg focusses on the development of methods and algorithms in applied mathematics and the implementation of these methods, using modern computer technology to apply them to actual situations.

Overview

The emphasis of this application-oriented Master’s degree programme in Scientific Computing at the University of Heidelberg is on the advanced mathematical branch of Scientific Computing.  The programme provides students with in-depth expert knowledge and scientific methodology. 

The degree programme includes the following mathematical methods: 

  • Numerical methods for ODE and PDE 
  • Statistics and data analysis 
  • Differential geometry and computer algebra 
  • Linear and non-linear optimisation methods 
  • Calculation methods for fluid dynamics 
as well as computer science methods 
  • Parallel Computing 
  • Scientific visualisation 
  • Mixed/Whole Number programming 
  • Spatial databases 
  • Image processing technology 

Occupational Areas

Graduates of degree programmes in Scientific Computing pursue careers in areas such as:  
  • Software manufacturing or within other IT enterprises 
  • Banking and insurance 
  • Public administration 
  • Universities and research institutes

Programme Structure

The degree programme is divided into the following sections:  
  • Advanced mathematics 
  • Advanced computer science 
  • Specialisation 
  • Application area, determined on the basis of the specialisation 
  • Seminars 
  • Cross-disciplinary skills 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

Partially taught in English, Partially taught in German

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for enrollment (available in the service portal )
  • acceptance letter
  • the originals of school certificates relevant for admission and, where applicable, university certificates
  • 1 passport photo 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1500 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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