Computer Science includes concepts, methods, and tools for systematic and automated information processing. As an established scientific discipline, Computer Science today is an integral part of business, technology, and everyday life. The Master’s degree program in Computer Science offered by Johannes Kepler University Linz comes with six areas of specialization: Computational Engineering, Data Science, Intelligent Information Systems, Networks and Security, Pervasive Computing, and Software Engineering. Based on the undergraduate degree program in Computer Science at JKU, the Master’s degree program is research-oriented and focuses on today’s advancing and evolving technologies.
- Research-oriented education
- State-of-the-art technology
- Selected areas of specialization
- Training in problem-solving skills
- Outstanding career prospects.
Graduates in Computer Science are highly recognized IT experts in industry and business. Their job placement rate is high, for example as systems architects, project managers, and researchers in:
- Software and hardware development
- Information and communication systems
- Networks and security
- Cyber-physical systems e.g., in the automotive industry
- Data mining and machine learning
- IT consulting and education
Programme StructureCourses included:
- Computational Engineering
- Data Science
- Intelligent Information Systems
- Networks and Security
- Pervasive Computing
- Software Engineering
- Complementary Subjects
- Free Electives
- Master's Thesis Seminars
- Master's Thesis
- 24 months
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DisciplinesComputer Sciences Software Engineering Machine Learning View 5 other Masters in Machine Learning in Austria
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Prospective students wishing to enroll in the Master's degree in Computer Science at the JKU should hold a Bachelor's degree in Computer Sciences (JKU), Business Informatics (JKU), Electronics and Information Technology (JKU), or a degree equivalent in scope and content to the degree programs listed.
International726 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 363 EUR per semester during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
€726.72 for third-country nationals
Living costs for Linz
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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