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Computer Science, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #311 (QS) ,
Computer Science is a software education and training that is oriented towards theory and includes strong methodological and algorithmic components. It is thus located at the interface of a number of other sciences.

About

The master’s programme Computer Science taught in English at TU Graz offers you a vast number of opportunities to specialize in a particular field. You may choose 2 out of 12 areas of specialization, in which you wish to develop your expertise. You receive instruction from internationally recognized scientists and will be involved in research projects. You can take advantage of cooperative networks with top-universities in the USA, work with the best software and hardware and study at internationally acclaimed institutes.

Graduates have numerous employment opportunities:
  • They conduct research at universities, other research institutions and research and development departments in companies.
  • They design, test and assess complex hardware and software systems in the field of information technology, the automobile industry and telecommunication.
  • The systems that they develop will be used in, for example, Smartphones and Apps, or in robotic systems.
  • They work both nationally and internationally, either independently or as an employee, for example, in industries, new start-up companies or in the service sector.
  • They frequently direct departments or projects

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Algorithms
  • Computational Intelligence
  • Computer Graphics
  • Computer Vision
  • IT Security
  • Knowledge Technologies
  • Multimedia Information Systems
  • Pervasive Computing
  • Robotics
  • Software Technology
  • Mathematical Foundations
  • Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    87

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • 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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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

Candidates for admission to the Master's Programme must have successfully completed a relevant Bachelor's programme or other equivalent degree programmme.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1452 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 726 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    726 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 363 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Graz

  • 846 - 1200 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Graz University of Technology is not able to provide any scholarships for international students. For scholarships, please contact the Austrian embassy in your home country. Your application will be forwarded to the Austrian Ministry of Education, Science and Culture or you may also contact the Austrian Exchange Service (OEAD).

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