University of Luxembourg

Master in Information and Computer Sciences, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
  • Tuition
    Tuition (Semester)
    Tuition (Semester)
  • English
ThisMaster in Information and Computer Sciences programme at University of Luxembourg is a continuation of the Bachelor studies as a first step towards the PhD. MICS starts with an orientation meeting where all new students get to know the professors and other students.


The Master in Information and Computer Sciences programme at University of Luxembourg is taught by faculty members from the Computer Science and Communications Research Unit. Our primary mission is to conduct fundamental and applied research in the area of computer, communication and information sciences. Our goal is to push forward the scientific frontiers of these fields. Over 200 students pursue graduate and undergraduate degrees in Computer Science with individual supervision.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Master general and specific topics in computer science.
  • Be able to build bridges between several computer science subjects via different profiles.
  • Demonstrate a broad understanding of both fundamental and specialized areas of information technologies.
  • Stay abreast of the fast technological changes in the rapidly evolving IT sector.
  • Work effectively in multinational teams being exposed to the culture diversity of the very international master studies.
  • Tackle complex technical problem in IT by productively using a wide range of tools.

Career Prospects

Our students will acquire the necessary know-how for high-level research and industry-oriented work. Currently we teach students from more than 10 different countries, we have national and international cooperation agreements with universities across Europe, US, and China, and the private sector. The multilingual and inter-cultural environment empowers students to work both individually and in multinational teams.

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Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Basic Algebraic Structures
  • Foundations of Computing
  • Communication Theory
  • Networking
  • Distributed Systems
  • Intelligent Systems - Agents and Reasoning
  • Intelligent Systems - Information Retrieval and Learning
  • Intelligent Systems - Problem Solving
  • Information Security Basics
  • Principles of Software Development
For more information, please visit the programme website.

                                                Detailed Programme Facts

                                                • Programme intensity

                                                  You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

                                                  • Duration 24 months
                                                • Credits
                                                  120 ECTS
                                                • Languages
                                                  • English
                                                • Delivery mode
                                                  On Campus
                                                • More information Go To The Course Website
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                                                English Language Requirements

                                                This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

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                                                Academic Requirements

                                                The student needs to have a basic education in computer science as given in a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science. This includes e.g.:
                                                • mathematical foundations as given in (Linear) Algebra, Analysis, etc.
                                                • good programming skills in at least one programming language
                                                • comprehension of abstract subjects
                                                • basic understanding of computer science

                                                Language: The students must be able to read English with ease and to understand spoken English in lectures and group discussions. The student has to show:

                                                • Listening Comprehension: the ability to understand spoken English.
                                                • Reading Comprehension: to read and understand both technical and non-technical material.
                                                • Writing skills: to write standard written English.
                                                • Fluency in speaking.

                                                Tuition Fee Per Semester

                                                • EUR 200 International
                                                • EUR 200 EU/EEA


                                                Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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