• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
In this Master’s Computing Science programme at Radboud University, you can study the design and analysis of software, machine learning and big data, cyber security, or the logic and mathematics behind computation, but also the interplay between these areas. In the Computing Science Master's programme, you can opt for six specialisations.

Overview

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Programme overview

The Master's programme in Computing Science focuses on the design, analysis and interaction of software, machine learning and big data, cyber security, and the logic and mathematics behind computation. As a student you can choose form one of six specialisations.

Specialisations

  • Cyber Security (TRU/e Security Master's)
  • Data Science
  • Mathematical Foundations of Computer Science
  • Software Science
  • Science in Society
  • Science, Management and Innovation

Pre-Master's programme

In some cases, when your education background does not grant you direct admission to the Master's Computing Science programme at Radboud University, you can be admitted to a pre-Master's programme. A pre-Master's programme is especially designed to bridge the gap between your prior education and our Master's in Computing Science.

The pre-Master’s programme in Computing Science is only available for students that speak Dutch and is limited to the specialisations in Software Science, Data Science and Cyber Security.

Programme Structure

Specialisations

  • Cyber Security (TRU/e Security Master's)
  • Data Science
  • Mathematical Foundations of Computer Science
  • Software Science
  • Science in Society
  • Science, Management and Innovation

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

     Radboud University will still consider EU/EEA applications until 1 July, but we may not be able to offer assistance with accommodation.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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  • Minimum required score:

    575

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General Requirements

  • A completed Bachelor's degree in Computing Science or related areaIn order to get admission to the Master’s in Computing Science, you'll need a completed Bachelor’s degree in Computing Sciences or a related discipline, such as Artificial Intelligence and Mathematics.
  • A proficiency in English

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12645 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12645 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2143 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2143 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Nijmegen

  • 800 - 1000 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

  • Radboud Scholarship Programme
  • The Orange Tulip Scholarship Programme
  • Holland Scholarship Programme
  • Fulbright-Radboud Scholarships
  • StuNed scholarship programme
  • Radboud University Medical Center Study Fund
  • Radboud Faculty of Arts Study Fund

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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