24 months
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The Computer Science program of the University of Genoa is organized in two tracks: Data Science & Engineering and Software Security & Engineering.


Data Science & Engineering is centered on the management, analysis, and visualization of massive amounts of digital data for artificial intelligence, visual computing, data intensive computing, or business analytics

Software Security & Engineering is devoted to the development of high-quality, innovative software systems through state of the art technologies, security assessment, hardening techniques, and standardized processes

Learning by doing

The Computer Science program of the University of Genoa blends traditional classes with:

  • labs activities and projects development, possibly in collaboration with the industry
  • internship in the industry or in a research lab
  • seminars and short courses on selected topics

Career perspectives

Depending on the plan of study, graduates qualify as senior data scientist, business intelligence analyst, AI engineer, information security officer, technical leader, project manager in the industry or in research centers, or pursue their studies toward a PhD.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Data-centric Computing
  • Visual Computing
  • Software Security
  • Software Engineering
  • Capstone project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


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

  • You can apply for admission if you have either:
  • a Bachelor degree (of at least 180 CFU/ECTS)
  • a laurea
  • at least 180 CFU/ECTS
  • Computer Science is a natural course of study for students with a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science but we welcome students from different areas of Science and Engineering provided that they have at least 50% credits in:
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Engineering
  • Math
  • Physics
  • Statistics
  • To be eligible for enrollment you also need adequate:
  • background knowledge of computer science and math
  • English knowledge at B2 level

Tuition Fee

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From 0 to 3000 euros per year.

Living costs for Genoa

750 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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