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Computer Science

University of Twente (UT)

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
12250 EUR/year
2168 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Computer Science programme offered by University of Twente (UT) focuses on the development of ICT systems in their societal context and also on technological aspects and applications of embedded systems.

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Development processes of sophisticated software systems are also crucial. You will be trained to combine a scientific mind-set with specialist technical knowledge. You will also learn to design, analyse, validate and implement state-of-the-art ICT systems in their operational context.

As a master’s student in Computer Science programme offered by University of Twente (UT) , you will engage in in-depth study of wireless and sensor systems, computer security and formal methods for reliability. At the same time, you will focus on more fundamental aspects of information technology, such as software engineering and information systems. Many students are co-author of scientific reports, for example for the Digital Society Insitute. 


The job market remains vibrant for computer science professionals. Our graduates find employment in ICT R&D, IT management and IT consulting, in settings that range from small companies to major multinationals. Many start their own business, go to work for government agencies or pursue a PhD.

Typical jobs could be:

  • (Cyber) Security Consultant
  • Security Analyst
  • (Information) Security Architect
  • Data Scientist
  • Web Service Engineer
  • Software Developer
  • Verification Engineer


The programme holds NVAO accreditation.

Programme Structure

You can choose one of four specialisations:

  • Cyber Security, also available as a double degree
  • Data Science & Technology
  • Software Technology.
  • Internet Science & Technology

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

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

Required knowledge

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Business Information Technology or an equivalent qualification.
  • Knowledge of the following topics; at least 60 ECTS credits in Computer Science containing: Object Oriented Programming, Computer Organisation/Architecture, Operating Systems, Computer Networks, Databases, Algorithms and Data Structures.

Required information to prove the fulfillment of the requirement

  • Copy of diploma
  • Transcript of records and CGPA of at least 70% of the maximum score, or your country's equivalent    
  • Course descriptions
  • English summary of thesis (BSc or MSc)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12250 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2168 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2168 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.


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Computer Science
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