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Computational Science and Engineering

ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

M.Sc.
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The Master's degree programme in Computational Science and Engineering (CSE) deepens the knowledge acquired in the ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Bachelor's degree programme in CSE.

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Overview

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.

Structure

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 Structure

Courses include:
  • Advanced Numerical Methods
  • Computational Statistics
  • How to Write Fast Numerical Code
  • Astrophysics
  • Physics of the Atmosphere
  • Chemistry
  • Fluid Dynamics
  • Control Theory
  • Robotics
  • Physics
  • Computational Finance
  • Electromagnetics
  • Geophysics
  • Biology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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).
7 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
100 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

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.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1196 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 598 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1196 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 598 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.

660 CHF 

Funding

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