Master Computer Science (M.Sc.)

MY SUCCESS IS PREPROGRAMMED.

Computer Science - focuses on software engineering, cybersecurity or artificial intelligence as pacemakers for the digital society of the future. 

Distance learning

myStudies

Language : English

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YOUR DIGITAL FUTURE. YOUR INTERNATIONAL CAREER. STUDY COMPUTER SCIENCE.

Bits and bytes are your language and information technology is your passion? If you already have a Bachelor's degree in the field of information or a related discipline, the English-language Master's programme in Computer Science at IU International University of Applied Science is the ideal further education programme for you. You will be able to decide for yourself whether you want to focus on data science, cyber security or artificial intelligence later on. 

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Career

YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES. FUTURE-ORIENTED.

Your studies in Computer Science are opening a whole new range of opportunities for you and your career. Be ready to make an impact and to work in an industry as diverse as your learned skills.  

Choose how you want to study Computer Science at IU

There is no right or wrong way to study Computer Science, only an IU degree programme that perfectly suits you and your individual needs. Accordingly, you can either complete your Master's degree as a distance learning programme to remain location-independent and study 100% online, or you can use the advantages of myStudies to combine traditional student life on campus with flexible online studies. 

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We are moving

From 01st March the virtual campus of the part-time studies programme is part of the IU distance learning programme and then takes place in this new environment. Nothing else will change for you: You will also benefit from interactive courses via video chat, smart online teaching and the exchange with lecturers and students.

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For maximum freedom - study 100% flexible

You study completely on your own terms – whenever, wherever and however you want! Get the perfect blend of innovative study tools, interactive study formats via video chat (live or on demand) and personal support.

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myStudies

Study the way you want after graduating from high school. Campus or online – you decide. 

Study on campus during the day or in the virtual lecture hall, exchange ideas with professors and fellow students and deepen your knowledge on our digital platform. This way you will benefit from the perfect mix of classic student life and flexible online studies!

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Degree
Master of Science
Master of Science
State-recognised & award-winning*
State-recognised & award-winning*
English
English
Admission requirements
With and without Abitur (A-Levels)
With and without Abitur (A-Levels)
No NC (admissions restrictions) or waiting semester
No NC (admissions restrictions) or waiting semester
Advantages of the study format
Flexible learning on the online campus - whenever and wherever you want
Perfect mix of flexible online studies and regular courses on site or virtually
Innovative study app IU Learn and online campus
Innovative study app IU Learn and online campus
Possibility to study alongside your job thanks to 100% online teaching
Campus life with maximum flexibility – design your studies according to your life situation!
Personal support from study advisors, teachers, study coaches and career coaches
Structured curriculum, best support and personal contacts
Take your online exams 24/7 from the comfort of your own home
Classes and exams virtually or on-site in small groups
Campus
Virtual campus – 100 % online
Virtual campus & 15 locations
Time model
Start your studies at any time
Start your studies up to 4x per year
Full time – 24 months
Full time – 24 months
Part time I – 36 months
Part time II – 48 months
Study online
Study online and on-site at the campus

* Information on accreditation and state approval can be found on the sub-page of the degree programme.

Why you should study Computer Science

A Master’s degree at IU will help you in every respect, be it personally or professionally. By specialising in a particular subject or through a special combination of selected contents, you will acquire qualified professional competences that will pay off several times over. You will not only benefit from the targeted expansion of your professional horizon, you will also improve your general career opportunities, for example, by being preferred over other candidates who "only" have a Bachelor's degree. Your Master's degree will also have a noticeable effect on your starting salary and open up new prospects for exciting challenges as an internationally sought-after manager. 


This is what your Master’s degree in Computer Science at IU looks like

The Master's degree in Computer Science at IU International University of Applied Sciences will deepen your knowledge in the fields of software engineering, mathematics and statistics. You will not only acquire important knowledge in the fields of data science, artificial intelligence, cyber security and data protection, you will also learn to deal with the influence of your work as a computer scientist on society and to analyse networked systems. In addition, depending on your chosen specialisation, you will work intensively in one of many subject areas such as Advanced Cyber Security and Cryptology, Blockchain and Quantum Computing or IT Governance and Service Management. 


A look into the future: What you will be able to do after graduating

The need for qualified IT specialists who are well versed in topics such as digitalisation and transformation will continue to increase in the future. Your Master's degree in Computer Science will open up many ideal career opportunities for you to take off internationally in the fields of data science, cyber security or artificial intelligence. As an IT professional with specialised knowledge, you will be in great demand in the private sector, in the public sector or on a self-employed basis as a data engineer, software developer in the field of science/ AI or security specialist in the field of data science.  

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You'll find all of the important information about your study programme and IU International University of Applied Sciences in your personal brochure.

We are moving

From 01st March the virtual campus of the part-time studies programme is part of the IU distance learning programme and then takes place in this new environment. Nothing else will change for you: You will also benefit from interactive courses via video chat, smart online teaching and the exchange with lecturers and students.

Info by post

I have taken note of the data protection declaration as well as the information on the right of withdrawal and on the persons responsible.

*Mandatory fields

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