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Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz University Hanover


Computer Science

Subjects: Computer Science,Computing,Technology

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
English, German
💶  Application Fee non-EU
No information

💶  Cost per Semester
400 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
No information
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

The Master’s degree programme in Computer Science provides students with comprehensive training in various computer science disciplines. This program equips students with the skills to independently analyze and structure complex computer science problems and their applications. Students learn to develop abstract models, enabling them to devise solutions that align with the latest technological and scientific standards in computer science. This Master’s programme prepares students for diverse career paths in industry and the economy. It fosters the ability to conduct scientific work independently, qualifying graduates for both independent work and managerial roles in computer science and information technology. Additionally, the degree opens the door for graduates to pursue doctoral studies. By engaging with this programme, students gain the expertise needed to excel in the ever-evolving field of computer science, ensuring they are well-prepared for future challenges and opportunities.

Program Information

Study Location Hanover
Start Semester Summer, Winter
Study Form Part-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English, German
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 400 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
⏱️ Application Start Winter

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

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Language Requirements

CEFR No information
IELTS No information
Cambridge (CAE) No information
TOEFL IBT No information

Instruction language: German German HZB: none International application: German C1 Instruction language: English English C1

Qualification Requirements

(1) The requirements for eligibility to apply to the master's degree programme are a) a bachelor's degree or an equivalent degree in economics and management or in a closely related degree programme a university in a Bologna signatory country or a university degree determined to be equivalent in accordance with the suggested evaluations issued by the Central Office for Foreign Education (ZAB), b) in addition the credit points mentioned in Appendix 1 and c) proof of particular aptitude as per paragraphs 2 to 4. (2) Particular aptitude is determined on the basis of the result of the final examination as per paragraph 1 and requires that the relevant degree programme was completed with an average mark of at least 2.5. (3) 1In deviation to paragraph 2, particular aptitude is assumed if applicant has not yet completed the degree at the time of application, but has successfully completed 83 percent of all required coursework and assessments and their average mark is at least 2.5. 2This mark shall be taken into account in the selection procedure as per Section 4 regardless whether the result of the examination deviates from it. (4) 1Applicants who have neither a German university entrance qualification nor a bachelor's degree completed at a German university must additionally provide evidence of sufficient German language proficiency. 2This must be documented by a language test corresponding at least to TestDaf level (TDN) 4 in all four parts of the test. 3Sentence 1 shall not apply to applications within the scope of a partnership agreement with a university abroad. (5) In deviation to paragraph 4, applicants may provide evidence of sufficient English language proficiency instead of sufficient German language proficiency. Language proficiency must be evidenced by an internationally recognised language certificate (e.g. TOEFL (result: 79 (Internet-based), 550 (paper-based) oder 213 (new scale)), IELTS (result: 6.0), Cambridge or Michigan Certificate). Other certificates may be recognised if the Leibniz Language Centre (the former “Fachsprachenzentrum”) at Leibniz University Hannover confirms their equivalency with one of the certificates mentioned. This does not apply to applicants who are native speakers of English or who have studied at a university where the language of instruction is English (certified by the university).

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