The interdisciplinary training in mathematics, computer science and applications is excellent preparation for a career in business and industry. It's objective is to make new, computer-based career profiles acceccible to students.
The Master's degree programme in Computational Science and Engineering at ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology requires one an a half year of studies (two semesters followed by five months to write a Master's thesis). The 90 credit points required for a Master's degree are earned in mandatory core courses, in elective courses and fields of specialization chosen by the students, as well as in a term paper and a Master's thesis.
The core courses are courses which are of central importance in computational science and engineering. They equip students with computational mathematical methods and advanced knowledge of computer science.
The Master Program in CSE
The Master students have to acquire 90 ECTS mainly in mandatory Core Courses, in eligible Fields of Specialization and Elective Courses as described above for the Bachelor Program and with a Term Paper and a Master Thesis, respectively.
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Advanced Numerical Methods
- Computational Statistics
- How to Write Fast Numerical Code
- Physics of the Atmosphere
- Fluid Dynamics
- Control Theory
- Computational Finance
- 18 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed, International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesGeneral Engineering & Technology Computer Sciences View 11 other Masters in General Engineering & Technology in Switzerland
To be eligible for admission to a Master's degree programme at ETH Zurich you need to have a high-quality Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 180 ECTS or an equivalent first academic degree from an internationally recognized university.
The degree must be in a discipline qualifying for the chosen Master's degree programme. Your previous studies must comply in quality, depth and breadth with the requirement profile of the Master's degree programme.
Candidates from Swiss Universities of Applied Sciences (Fachhochschulen) can apply if certain conditions are fulfilled.
International1196 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 598 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
EU/EEA1196 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 598 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
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.