Study Computer Science & IT in Germany

Study Computer Science & IT in Germany

Studying Computer Science & IT

Computer sciences and IT degrees focus on developing the theoretical foundation for information and computer systems as well as the application of those foundations. Computer science students can pursue a broad area of specialisations, in the fields of artificial intelligence, computer networks, IT security, information databases, web technologies, graphics and multimedia, and more.

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Studying in Germany

Universities in Germany are famous for excellent education, not only in engineering. German degrees are recognized all around the world and have a strong international focus. Various scholarships and special support for international students are available.

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209 Computer Science & IT Master's degrees in Germany

M.Sc. Embedded Systems (ES)

The Embedded Systems (ES) programme at EIT Digital Master School focuses on enabling technologies and design methodologies for computer systems which are embedded as integral part of larger systems, designed for specific control functions of devices with various electronic and mechanical components.

M.Sc. Software and Service Architectures (SSA)

The approach of this Software and Service Architectures (SSA) programme at EIT Digital Master School is multidisciplinary covering a wide range of topics from user studies, user centered development and business process modelling to software engineering, data analysis, software security and highly distributed software system.

M.Sc. SENSE - Smart Electrical Networks and Systems

Smart electric grids are a critical component in the creation of a more sustainable power supply. MSc SENSE enables you to develop the engineering and entrepreneurial skills needed to understand, design, implement and manage smart grids, while enhancing your understanding of the role played by new ways of thinking, new technologies and new businesses in this changing landscape.

M.Sc. Informatik (Computer Science)

Den Abschluss Master in Informatik erwirbt man nach einem zweijahrigen, wissenschaftlich ausgerichteten Studium der Informatik, normalerweise nach einem vorher erworbenen Bachelor Informatik in einem wissen- schaftlich ausgerichteten Bachelor Studium der Informatik.

Master programs in German and English
M.Sc. Wirtschaftsinformatik

Der Masterstudiengang Wirtschaftsinformatik bei der Technical University of Munich behandelt das Gebiet der Wirtschaftsinformatik theoriefundiert und praxiszugewandt und bereitet gezielt auf die Berufsbilder in der betrieblichen IT und in betriebswirtschaftlichen Fachabteilungen in Unternehmen, wie Controlling, Operations Management oder Marketing vor.

Faculty of Informatics
M.Sc. Informatik (konsekutiv)

Der Masterstudiengang Informatik vertieft und erweitert methodisch und analytisch die im Rahmen des gleichnamigen Bachelorstudiengangs erworbenen Kenntnisse und Kompetenzen. Ziel des Studiums ist es, einen Master of Science mit einem anwendungsorientierten Profil auszubilden, der zu einer wissenschaftlich selbständigen Berufstätigkeit auf den Gebieten der Informatik befähigt ist.

Physical Engineering/Computer Sciences
M.Sc. Informatik

Ziel der neuen Masterstudiengänge ist es, Studierende sowohl für eine Forschungs- als auch eine Industriekarriere sowie für die Selbständigkeit als Unternehmer vorzubereiten. Neue Lösungen, die auf der Grundlage gesicherter Methoden und Erkenntnisse der Informatik für die Praxis erarbeitet und bewertet werden, können sowohl für eine spätere Tätigkeit in der Industrie wie auch in der Forschung oder gar zur Unternehmensgründung genutzt werden. Eigene unternehmerische Tätigkeiten können zusammen mit dem AITI-Park in Augsburg angegangen werden.

Fakultät für Angewandte Informatik
M.Sc. Computer Science in Applications

The degree Computer Science in Applications at the University of Kaiserslautern accentuates the engineering constructive character of computer science which is essential for the creation of software systems. Students are taught specific skills from the area of application which are necessary for the creation and application of software systems from the area. The mathematical and natural scientific foundations are also geared to the area of application.

Master Programmes in English
M.Sc. Software Systems Engineering

This programme focuses on the design and implementation of complex software systems, including their embedding in technical and socio-technical systems. The design of the programme takes full advantage of the environment offered at RWTH as one of the leading universities of technology in Europe.

Fakultät für Mathematik -Informatik - Naturwissenschaften
M.Sc. Forest Information Technology

The international Master study programme "Forest Information Technology (FIT)" is an interdisciplinary education offer with its main focus on environmental information technologies (IT) such as geographic information systems, remote sensing, database management, forest ecosystem modelling and management and landscape research.

M.Ed. Informatik (Realschule)

Das Studienfach Informatik ist Teil eines lehramtsbezogenen Bachelor-Studiengangs (180 LP), auf dem viersemestrige Master-Studiengänge für das Lehramt an Gymnasium (120 LP) und zweisemestrige Master-Studiengänge für das Lehramt an Realschule (60 LP) aufbauen.

Fachbereich IV
M.Sc. Angewandte Informatik

This degree programme is unique, because it paves the way for critical classification of scientific knowledge and for responsible, interdisciplinary thinking and action.

Fakultät für Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik
M.Eng. Information Technology

The master degree programme “Information Technology“ is a full-time study and bears three semesters (18 months). Students study in small working groups. The transfer of theoretical knowledge is accomplished within practical oriented projects. The study is carried out in a highly independent manner and organized by yourself.

M.Sc. Informatik

Eine Besonderheit des Informatikstudiums an der RWTH Aachen ergibt sich durch die vielfältigen Kooperationen der Informatik vor allem mit den Ingenieurwissenschaften und der regionalen Informatikindustrie, die den Studierenden schon früh im Studium Anwendungserfahrungen ermöglichen.

Fakultät für Mathematik -Informatik - Naturwissenschaften
M.Sc. Graduate School of Neural Information Processing / International Max Planck Research School

The Graduate School of Neural Information Processing does provide research-oriented training in a wide spectrum of computational neuroscience topics. This MSc program aims at students with a first degree in physics, mathematics, computer science, bioinformatics, engineering or a related field who have a strong interest in biomedical and neural sciences and technical applications. Profound knowledge in maths (linear algebra, analysis), statistics, elementary probability theory, and programming skills in at least one language are compulsory.

Graduate Training Centre of Neuroscience
M.Sc. Advanced Computational and Civil Engineering Structural Studies

The Advanced Computational and Civil Engineering Structural Studies from Technische Universität Dresden seeks to facilitate the development of a strong knowledge base in the field of computational mechanics and structural analysis, working collaboratively with advanced civil engineering design. Technical innovations for challenging engineering tasks rely heavily on numerical simulation tools. Therefore, the goal of the programme is to provide these skills in the broader context of application and design.

Faculty of Civil Engineering
M.Sc. Bioinformatik

An der Nahtstelle zwischen Experiment und Theorie ist die Bioinformatik ein Wissenschaftszweig der Informatik, in dem Methoden aus verschiedenen Bereichen der Informatik für biowissenschaftliche Fragestellungen eingesetzt und weiter entwickelt werden

Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät III - Agrar-, Geowissenschaften, Mathematik und Informatik
M.Sc. Computational Mechanics

A strong background in Computational Mechanics opens up a successful career in many fields of engineering. The Technical University of Munich offers the postgraduate programme in Computational Mechanics.

Faculty of Civil, Geo, and Environmental Engineering
M.Sc. Information Technology

As technical systems are becoming more and more complex and at the same time increasingly important to society, there is a growing demand for well-educated engineers and computer scientists. The mission of our Master's program Information Technology is to provide the industrial perspective on IT

Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
M.Sc. Computer Science

You are looking for a general computer science master's program with a focus on theoretical computer science and a research-based profile? Your bachelor's degree in computer science has provided you with a broad and solid foundation in both theoretical and practical areas of computer science plus mathematics? Then the 2-year full-time English-taught Master’s Program in Computer Science, offered by the University of Bonn, is the right choice for you!

Computer Science Department (Institute for Computer Science)
M.Sc. Security and Privacy

Almost half of all internet users have had their computer hacked or infected with malicious software at some point. Identifying new security problems or cyber attack scenarios and defending against them requires experts who understand the complex structures underlying internet security technology.

Faculty of Humanities
M.Sc. Bioinformatik (Konsekutiver Masterstudiengang)

Der Master-Studiengang Bioinformatik ist eine direkte Antwort auf einen sich im Gang befindlichen Paradigmenwechsel in der Medizin und den Biowissenschaften. Die weitere Forschung in diesen Gebieten wird immer mehr auf der Auswertung von biologischen Massendaten beruhen; dabei ist der Einsatz von Rechnern, verbunden mit akkuraten statistischen Modellen und effizienten Algorithmen, unumgänglich.

Fachbereich Mathematik und Informatik
M.Sc. Business Informatics

The Master degree in business informatics is designed as a consecutive degree program to be pursued after a Bachelor in computer science with a business/economics concentration or after a Bachelor in business administration with a computer science concentration.

Master programs in German and English
M.Sc. Web Science

Our Master’s degree in Web Science enables you to study and solve problems in the web from the perspectives of computer science and various other disciplines.

Fachbereich Informatik
M.Sc. Human-Computer Interaction

Through mobile devices and ubiquitous technologies, the design and development of intelligent software systems and interfaces is becoming increasingly important. In the English-language Human-Computer Interaction Master of Science programme, students focus on theoretical and practical issues in current computer science research in the fields of interface design and interactive system development

Faculty of Media
M.Sc. Information Engineering and Computer Science

Thinking of terms like “Information Society” or “Information Era” it becomes quite evident that information is one of the most valuable goods in today‘s economy. In times of global networking and dynamically changing economic and working environments, success increasingly depends on effective information and knowledge management.

M.Sc. Automation and Control Engineering

Sämtliche Master-Studiengänge des Studienprogramms ISE vermitteln neben Vertiefungen in ausgewählten ingenieurwissenschaftlichen Grundlagenfächern erweiterte wissenschaftliche Kompetenzen im jeweils angestrebten Berufsfeld und eine Qualifikation zur Promotion.

Fakultät für Ingenieurwissenschaften
M.Sc. Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik

This degree programme is unique, because as a research-focused degree course with a flexible structure, it ensures customised training. Students are integrated into industry-leading research teams and have access to state-of-the-art research lab equipment and forge links in the industry.

Fakultät für Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik
M.Sc. Software Engineering and Management

The M.Sc. Software Engineering and Management has been tailored to the needs of students who are interested in interdisciplinary approaches and seek a good foundation for their future careers. It enables them to interact effectively, confidently and responsibly in increasingly complex, multidimensional work environments of software development - anywhere on the globe.

Faculty of Informatics, Department of Software Engineering
M.Sc. Informatik

Der Studiengang Informatik vermittelt Wissen über dauerhaft relevante Grundlagen und Methoden der Informatik und die Kompetenz, dieses Wissen in aktuellen Informationstechnologien und in einer Breite von Anwendungsbereichen einsetzen zu können. Der forschungsorientierte Masterstudiengang in Informatik baut auf dem Bachelor auf und qualifiziert für eigenverantwortliche und leitende Tätigkeiten.

Fachbereich Informatik
M.Sc. Communication and Information Technology

At the University of Bremen you will achieve a broad understanding and knowledge in the fields of Communication and Information Technology, e.g., wireless communication systems, or Information and Automation Engineering, e.g. robot and vehicle control. Introduction to non-technical subjects dealing with economics, legal and social issues. Development of required skills for entry into the professions of Information-, Communication-, and Automation-Engineering.

Fachbereich Physik/Elektrotechnik
M.Sc. International Information Systems

The master’s program is a four semester program for students interested in information technology and its role in today's business environment. Offered jointly by the School of Business and Economics at the Faculty of Business, Economics, and Law situated in the city of Nuremberg and the Department of Computer Science at the Faculty of Engineering in Erlangen, the program’s curriculum includes courses in the fields of international information systems management, database systems and software engineering.

School of Engineering
M.Sc. Intelligent Adaptive Systems

Intelligent systems and robots are expected to become an integral part of our daily lives. In order to be accepted by, and interact efficiently and naturally with humans, they have to adapt to changing environments as well as the users they interact with.

M.Sc. Computer Science

The Master of Science degree program in computer science is a two-year program is open to highly qualified foreign and German students with a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science or similar discipline.

Faculty of Engineering
M.Sc. Medical Informatics

The health system is characterized by a high IT infiltration - most clinical, nursing and therapeutic processes are supported by digital network documentation systems that are used by professionals involved in all these treatment processes. Throughout these processes, private individuals and health insurance companies are billed using digital transference.

M.Sc. Computervisualistik

Computervisualistik ist ein spezieller Informatikstudiengang, bei dem der Computer und das Visuelle im Vordergrund stehen. Die Schwerpunkte liegen dabei in der Computergraphik und der Bildverarbeitung, sowie in interdisziplinären Themen mit Bezug zum Visuellen, wie Kunst und Design, Ästhetik, Psychologie des Visuellen und der Didaktik der Bilder.

Fachbereich Informatik
M.Sc. Bioinformatik

The sequencing of the human genome has been one of the most significant scientific advances of the last few decades and could not have been achieved without bioinformatics. Bioinformatics now plays a key role not only in genetics but in many other fields, such as AIDS research and cancer therapy. Saarland University is one of the leading centres of bioinformatics in Germany.

Faculty of Natural Sciences and Technology
M.Sc. Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Kaiserslautern offers Computer Science Bachelor's/Master's Courses of Studies since 2005. Both courses of studies received accreditation from the ASIIN.

Master Programmes in English
M.Sc. Computer Science in Applications (Computer Science in Life Sciences)

The success of modern research in many areas of biology, pharmacy and medicine is becoming more and more dependent on the support of suitable computer programmes. Modern lab techniques generate sequence data on a large scale - examples of this are the sequencing of DNA or RNA molecules or the amino acid sequences of proteins - the connection and meaning of which only become clear to scientists with the help of computer-assisted processing.

M.Sc. Communications Technology

The desire to communicate facts, ideas and emotions is central to human existence everywhere. Communications technologies shape our increasingly global societies, and deeply impact our daily lives.

Masters Programmes in English
M.Sc. IT-Sicherheit / Netze und Systeme

This degree programme is unique, because it provides substantial expertise regarding IT security based on the three-pillar model: Computer Science - Information Technology - IT Security.

Fakultät für Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik
M.A. eHealth

Mit dem Master-Studiengang „eHealth“ setzt die Fachhochschule Flensburg eine über 15-jährige Tradition bei Angeboten für den Gesundheitsmarkt fort. Der Studiengang fokussiert auf die zukünftig stark ansteigenden IT-Anwendungen im Gesundheitsmarkt. Der Studiengang bringt die Anwendungsfelder der Wirtschaftsinformatik, der Betriebswirtschaftslehre, der Gesundheitsökonomie sowie Teilen der medizinischen Dokumentation zu einem in Deutschland einzigartigen Studiengangs zusammen. Die Absolventen dieses Studiengangs werden für einen weiter wachsenden Arbeitsmarkt attraktive Absolventen sein und gute Karrierechancen besitzen.

Faculty of Business / Fachbereich Wirtschaft
M.Sc. Computational Engineering

The basic concept of the course is interdisciplinary. The course is comprised of rather general methods of modelling, applied mathematics, programming and visualization and their applications to computer simulations of technical and natural systems. This creates a broad skill basis which a computational engineer will have to acquire, independent of their specialization.

Faculty of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
M.Sc. Computational Engineering

Computer simulation is essential for success in international competition, because experiments are often too expensive, too slow, too dangerous, too expensive or even impossible. In modern research and development in science and industry, therefore modelling, simulation and visualization with the help of high performance computers has long been in use. FAU is the first to offer an international programme in Computational Engineering and has been doing so at both Bachelors and Masters programmes since 1997

School of Engineering
M.Sc. Geospatial Technologies (GeoTech)

The Masters program in Geospatial Technologies targets holders of Bachelor degrees in APPLICATION AREAS of Geographic Information, such as ecological planning, urban, traffic/logistics, marketing, etc. The program is jointly conducted by three universities in Germany, Portugal (UNL Lisbon), and Spain (UJI Castellón).

Institute for Geoinformatics
M.Sc. Distributed Software Systems

The Master of Science program Distributed Software Systems specializes in the design, development and adaptation of flexible, secure and reliable distributed applications. Important aspects are the underlying software infrastructure as well as the efficient exchange of data between widely distributed locations via public, supra-regional networks.

M.Sc. Wirtschaftsinformatik Studium

Der Studiengang Wirtschaftsinformatik richtet sich an InteressentInnen, die bereits einen guten Bachelorabschluss oder einen gleichwertigen akademischen Abschluss vorweisen können. Der Studiengang ist konsekutiv, d. h. er kann direkt im Anschluss an ein Bachelor- oder gleichwertiges Studium begonnen werden, ohne Phasen der Berufspraxis vorweisen zu müssen.

Fachbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaften
M.Sc. Media, Management and Digital Technologies

The highly specialized and interdisciplinary master's degree program "Media, Management and Digital Technologies" (MMT) was created in order to train both future leaders and founders in the (digital) media industry that show a high level of expertise in the intersection between media, management and digital technologies. Therefore, the main goal is to attract highly talented and ambitious students from all over Europe and other parts of the world with a background in business, informatics respectively computer science or other integrated programs.

Fakultät für Betriebswirtschaft
M.Eng. Media Technology

The Master of Media Technology and Production is offered in cooperation with the Technical University of Amberg-Weiden. The students of this Master's program will have the opportunity to deepen their practical knowledge and methodological expertise in the field of media technology.

Engineering & Technology
M.Eng. Computational Engineering

Studienziel: Das berufsbegleitende Master-Fernstudium Computational Engineering, Beuth University of Applied Sciences ist als interdiziplinärer, postgradualer Studiengang konzipiert. Das Studienziel des Master-Fernstudiums ist die berufsbegleitende Ausbildung zum qualifizierten Berechnungsingenieur.

Fernstudieninstitut - Institute for Distance Learning
M.Sc. INFOTECH (INFOrmation TECHnology)

A cordially welcome from the people of the international Master's program in Information Technology (INFOTECH) of the University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany, located right in the heart of the leading technology region in Europe.

International Masters Degree Programs
M.Sc. Intelligent Systems

The aim of the master degree program Intelligent Systems is to convey knowledge and skills that enable students to analyse, design and develop complex cognitive systems. Students are guided increasingly to work independently following scientific principles and methodologies. The program is explicitly designed to convey practical skills and abilities.

M.Sc. Electrical Communication Engineering

The master's program "Electrical Communication Engineering" (ECE) is being offered by the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Kassel. Upon successful completion of the program, the student is awarded a Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree.

M.Sc. Communication Systems and Networks

Information and communication technologies are well established in nearly all industrial fields and the private sector. The study program on Communication Systems and Networks allows students to achieve a deeper understanding of the complex features of modern and future communication systems and services.

M.Sc. Bioinformatik

Die Bioinformatik ist ein neues Studienfach und Forschungsgebiet, das die modernen Informationswissenschaften (Informatik, Mathematik, Statistik) und die Lebenswissenschaften (Biologie, Chemie, Pharmazie, Bio- und Lebensmitteltechnologie, Medizin) verbindet.

Fakultät für Mathematik, Informatik und Statistik
M.Sc. Bioinformatics

The Master program is the second part of the consecutive Bachelor/Master study in Bioinformatics. It is based on a Bachelor program in Bioinformatics and covers advanced topics from a research and application oriented perspective.

Master programs in German and English
M.Sc. Ingenieurinformatik

Der Masterstudiengang Ingenieurinformatik in Augsburg hat ein interdisziplinäres Studienprofil mit fachlichen Schwerpunkt im Bereich Informatik. Gegenüber dem Bachelor Ingenieurinformatik wird eine signifikante Vertiefung im ingenieurwissenschaftlichen Bereich erreicht.

Fakultät für Angewandte Informatik
M.Sc. Digital Media

Communication, work, or leisure time: digital media are changing the world, while at the same time being subject to perpetual change themselves, often at a rapid pace. Only if we learn to live with this process of constant revision will we be able to mold the future according to our needs, both professional and personal.

Fachbereich Mathematik/Informatik
M.Sc. Mobile and Embedded Systems

The future of information and communication technology (ICT) is driven by mobile and networked embedded systems: tomorrow’s digital cities, Industry 4.0, cyber-physical systems (CPS) and the Internet of Things (IoT) will all depend on embedded sensing of real-world phenomena, in-situ computation as well as automated information exchange and data distribution using machine-to-machine (M2M) com­munications between local and distributed control systems and machinery.

Faculty of Computer Science and Mathematics
M.Sc. Informatik

Ziel des Studiengangs Master in Computer Science ist es, den Studierenden nach einem ersten berufsqualifizierenden Hochschulabschluss, tiefergehende, wissenschaftlich fundierte Konzepte, Methoden und Techniken zu vermitteln.

Fachbereich Informatik
M.Sc. Information and Communication Systems

Among the industries with the greatest growth rates is the communications industry which, over the years, has achieved in its products the synergy of the classical disciplines of computer science and networking. The master's program Information and Communication Systems offered by the Hamburg University of Technology addresses this rapidly evolving area by laying in-depth foundations for the design and implementation of networking infrastructures as well as for the applications running on it.

International Academic Programmes
M.Sc. Electrical & Computer Engineering

The University of Kaiserslautern has been among the first universities in Germany to establish an international Master’s program for Electrical Engineering in 1998. The program addresses to candidates with an outstanding Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering (or an equivalent) that are interested in studying for a high calibre Master’s degree.

Master Programmes in English
M.Sc. Automotive Software Engineering

The faculty for Computer Science welcomes all students in the master program Automotive Software Engineering at Technische Universität Chemnitz. This homepage dedicated to the master progrogram provides an overview over all important topics. Further subjects will be included in this page on a regular basis.

M.A. Management and Controlling/Information Systems

The Ma­jor in Management and Controlling / Information Systems en­han­ces the stu­dents' abili­ty to ana­ly­ze, plan and con­trol com­pa­nies through stra­te­gic, tac­tical and ope­ra­ti­ve lea­dership that draws on mo­dern in­for­ma­ti­on and com­mu­ni­ca­ti­on sys­tems.

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