The Computer Science (MCS) programme at University of St. Gallen (HSG) will equip you with solid competencies – in both theory and application. The specialisations of our programme in Data Science or on Software and Systems Engineering will be complemented by master foundation courses such as Cybersecurity and Human-Computer Interaction.
Together, these courses will equip you to:
- extract knowledge from data and use it to understand markets, products, and people.
- gain expertise in Natural Language Processing and its application, such as chatbots, voice assistance, competitive analysis, market research, and social media analysis.
- learn how to build self-learning systems to change the world with artificial intelligence.
- create autonomous, adaptive, and interactive systems that can cope with real-world complexity at planet-scale.
Career ProspectsComputer Science and Information Technology areubiquitous in today's world. The perspectives for graduates are wide-ranging.
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Advanced Software and Systems Engineering
Human Computer Interaction
Business Model Design
Entrepreneurship and Finance
- 24 months
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DisciplinesMathematics Computer Sciences Artificial Intelligence View 16 other Masters in Mathematics in Switzerland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- University Bachelor's degree with a major at least partly similar to Computer Science;
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from a recognised university of applied sciences (Fachhochschule). Bachelor's degrees in business informatics are assessed on a case-by-case basis.
International3019 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3019 EUR per year during 24 months.
National1296 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1296 EUR per year during 24 months.
- CHF 1,429 / semester - national
- CHF 3,329 / semester - international
Living costs for St. Gallen
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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