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Computer Science, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #311 (QS) Graz, Austria
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.The program is offered at Graz University of Technology (TU Graz).
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Overview

The master’s programme Computer Science taught in English at Graz University of Technology (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.

Career Options

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

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    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:

    95

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General Requirements

According to the curriculum, graduates of the following bachelor’s programmes offered at TU Graz and University of Graz will be accepted without an admission procedure:

  • Computer Science
  • Information and Computer Engineering (Telematics)
  • Software Engineering and Management
  • Mathematics (admission with stipulations according to the curriculum)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
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  • 363.36 Euro in the general admission period
  • 399.70 Euro in the additional admission period
  • 726.72 Euro for non-EU foreign nationals

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.

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