Usability Engineering, M.Sc. | Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences | Kamp-Lintfort, Germany
18 months
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By putting a special emphasis on innovative problem solving methods considering interdisciplinary and international approaches, the Usability Engineering degree programme offered by Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences aims to equip you for a career that matches future labour market needs and trends.


The Usability Engineering programme offered by Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences is taught in English and provides you with a skillset that is highly prized in industry and for academic research as it focuses not only on strategic and methodical knowledge, but also equips you with the practical skills to realize your ideas in a broad range of application domains. A very important part of your study is therefore based on interdisciplinary approaches.

Career path

Complementing the individual skills you have gained in your bachelor´s degree, our master´s degree will strengthen your employability in all areas in which interactive systems are designed and developed. Your employment will be beneficial wherever products are required for the use by people.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Human Factors Design
  • Human Factors in System-Design
  • Project in Design for Human Factors
  • Psychology of Perception and Psychology of Learning
  • Analysis Methods
  • Strategic Usability Engineering
  • Applied Research Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a bachelor´s degree (or diploma) in psychology or a discipline closely related to computer science or design.
  • an overall mark of at least 2.5 in your bachelor’s degree
  • a minimum of 210 credit points or ideally 7 semesters of full-time study. Applicants who have got less than 210 credit points when starting their master’s degree programme, have to achieve the missing credit points by passing suitable examinations in modules of other degree programmes.
  • at least a C1 (or equivalent) level in an approved test in English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

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  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 18 months.

Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences does not charge any tuition. Students are obliged to pay an enrolment fee for each new semester: €321.32

Living costs for Kamp-Lintfort

630 - 1000 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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