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Applied Research in Computer Science

Subjects: Applied Research in Computer Science,Computer Science,Technology

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
3 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
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💶  Cost per Semester
125 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

Digitalization goes beyond just converting analog information into digital formats. It involves transforming business models, offering services around products, and fostering open innovation. In today's fast-paced market, companies must listen to their customers for feedback and collaborate with universities and research labs to integrate cutting-edge technologies that meet customer needs. If you're eager to bridge foundational research with practical applications for local enterprises in Upper Franconia and its surroundings, this Master study program is ideal for you. At the Institute of Information Systems, we work with advanced technologies such as machine learning, artificial intelligence, cyber-physical systems, smart data and data analytics, virtual and augmented reality, autonomous cars, digital mobility, digital healthcare, and the internet of things. We focus on creating applications that are user-friendly, genuinely helpful, and respect privacy requirements. Our mission is to merge user needs with technological possibilities. We stay updated with trends like usability, speech recognition, and natural language processing while addressing industry challenges. Joining our multidisciplinary team, which includes experts in computer science, electrical engineering, business information systems, information science, and business law, will enhance your career. This program offers a unique blend of earning a master’s degree, engaging with the latest technologies, learning scientific research methods, and

Program Information

Study Location Hof
Start Semester Summer, Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 3 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 125 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
⏱️ Application Start Winter
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

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All applicants applying for a bachelor's or master's program must prove sufficient English language skills if their mother tongue (not second language) is not English. In Primuss application portal, you must upload a proof of English language skills by an official test certificate: IELTS academic 6.5 or TOEFL iBT 90 (minimum scores accepted). In individual cases, other English test score documents (minimum level B2) can be accepted. This decision is up to the examination board when reviewing your application. Attention: A "medium of instruction certificate" confirming that you completed an entire study program in English language is not sufficient for admission.

Qualification Requirements

Academic requirements Bachelor’s degree or similar in computer science, media informatics, mobile computing or business information systems or a comparable study program from an accredited university, at least 210 ECTS or equivalent (depending on home country); minimum grade 2,5 according to the German grading system (75%). Accredited universities are those that are listed in Anabin with status H+. Graduates from mechanical engineering, civil engineering, electronics & communications engineering or math / physics are not eligible. Above-average grades in object-oriented programming, software engineering, computer networks and databases Applicants with less than 210 credits (ECTS) can be accepted but have to gain the missing credits by either doing an internship (at least 23 weeks) as long as no internship was done during the Bachelor’s degree. Attending appropriate modules at Hof University (for applicants who already did an internship). For both alternatives, please calculate an additional (fourth) semester. See also the information about the application process for further requirements.

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