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Do you have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related discipline? Then you should further develop your existing expertise, as the demand for IT specialists will keep on growing in the future. During the Master's programme in Computer Science at IU International University, which is taught in English, you will decide whether you wish to focus on data science, cybersecurity or artificial intelligence. Regardless of the focus you choose, as an IT professional you will be a sought-after specialist on the international job market, be it as a data engineer, software developer or security specialist in the field of data science in the private sector, the public sector or as a freelancer.
The IU Master's programme in Computer Science, which is taught in English, comprises a total of four semesters during which you will expand your existing knowledge in software engineering, mathematics and statistics. You will also acquire important skills in the fields of data science, artificial intelligence, cyber security and data protection, among others. As a computer scientist you will also deal with the influence of your work on society, discuss current topics concerning computer science and analyse networked systems. Finally, you will be able to specialise in chosen fields such as advanced cyber security and cryptology, blockchain and quantum computing or IT governance and service management.
Information on accreditation and state approval can be found on the sub-page of the degree program.
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- SALARY INCREASE up to 20%
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As a data engineer, you take care of all processes associated with the generation, storage, preparation, maintenance, and transfer of data. Due to your specialisation in data science and artificial intelligence, you can translate complex algorithms in this environment into efficient software. Coordinating with users from different departments, you develop solutions to efficiently save and evaluate large amounts of data to answer user questions.
Security Specialist in the field of Data Science
As a security specialist in the field of data science and AI, you ensure the security of existing data and the associated infrastructure and protect it against attacks or accidental damage. For this, you coordinate with your colleagues from software development and IT operations as well as users from the specialist departments to assess risks and take appropriate countermeasures.
Software Developer in the field of Data Science/AI
As a software developer you develop and implement software, from individual components to complete applications. The design and monitoring of the hardware and software infrastructure are crucial. Your tasks include the conception, purchasing, and set-up of all necessary components. You are responsible for the stability of the entire system and compliance with data protection and security regulations and policies.
- Big Data Technologies
- Computer Science Project
- Networks and Distributed Systems
- UI/UX Expert
- Data Engineer
Generally, a completed undergraduate degree with a subject-related focus in the respective IU Master's program is a requirement for admission. The first undergraduate degree must have been successfully completed at a state or state-recognized college/university and with a final grade of at least "satisfactory". If the first degree does not include a subject-related focus, admission to the program can also be granted if the student has completed a related professional activity.
For English language degree courses, a proof (TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo, Cambridge or equivalent proof, e.g. through the free IU English course.) of sufficient English language skills is required.
For more detailed information and remarks about possible exceptions, please refer to the corresponding subpage of the respective course.
A completed undergraduate degree with a specific thematic focus in the selected master's degree program. Alternatively, also professional activities with corresponding backgrounds can be accredited in individual cases. A degree from a state or state-recognized college/university with a final grade of at least "Satisfactory". Accreditation of knowledge and skills acquired outside of the university sector is generally possible. University entrance qualification as a foreign student applicant.
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