• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
The key job of computer science in the different areas of business and research requires a well-grounded and current knowledge that exceeds the first professional degree. During the master program Applied Computer Science at SRH Hochschule Heidelberg we convey the knowledge and skills on a high level. 


During the master program Applied Computer Science from SRH Hochschule Heidelberg they convey the knowledge and skills on a high level. Furthermore, the degree is a requirement for the admission of a graduated program in computer science.

Career Opportunities

A master’s degree in informatics increases your chances of securing a lucrative position in the software and IT industry. With the master’s programme you will acquire the necessary knowledge and skills required for the job. The graduates are working for large enterprises such as AIRBUS, ADIDAS, AUDI, BOSCH, BMW, BASF, DEUTSCHE BOERSE, DKFZ, SAP, TRIMUPH, VERIVOX, etc. and many more small and medium sized companies. The programme is also accredited for senior positions in the public sector. Furthermore, a master’s degree qualifies for research e.g. doctoral studies.

Possible jobs

  • Software engineer and architect
  • System analyst
  • System designer
  • Project manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • IT-Security
  • Software Development Practice
  • Information Systems
  • Software Architecture and Development
  • Advanced Computer Science
  • Specialization Module
  • Current Topics in Computer Science
  • International Project Management
  • Advanced Game Design
  • Applied Artificial Intelligence
  • Development of Multimedia Systems
  • Business Application Systems and Development

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

  • University Entrance Qualification or Entrance Qualification for Universities of Applied Sciences (for Bachelor degree courses). Check the DAAD online admission database or Anabin to see whether your secondary school leaving certificate is recognized as a qualification for direct university admission in Germany.
  • Bachelor certificate (for Master degree courses)
  • Curriculum Vitae with current photo
  • Certificate of a language proficiency (IELTS, TOEFL, Test DaF or similar) unless entrance qualifications were taken in English or German.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    670 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 670 EUR per module and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    670 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 670 EUR per module and a duration of 24 months.
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  • €650 one-time registration fee + €670 / month

Living costs for Heidelberg

  • 922 - 1400 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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