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University of the Saarland


Mathematics and Computer Science

Subjects: Mathematics and Computer Science,Mathematics,Computer Science,Technology,Science

M.Sc. | Master of Science

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

💶  Cost per Semester
318 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

Graduates from the Saarland University program enjoy outstanding career prospects across various fields where mathematicians and computer scientists typically thrive. They find exciting job opportunities in research and development departments, the financial sector, e-commerce, the automotive and mechanical engineering industries, the medical and health sectors, the pharmaceutical industry, and telecommunications. With their expertise in both mathematics and computer science, these graduates are well-equipped to offer balanced insights and take advantage of the diverse career paths available to them. Their skills make them valuable assets in numerous industries, ensuring they can contribute meaningfully and succeed in their chosen fields.

Program Information

Study Location Saarbrücken
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 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 318 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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Application Requirements

Language Requirements

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The teaching language of the master’s degree programme is English. All applicants from all countries must provide a proof of advanced proficiency in English (level C1 of the Common European Framework). The following certificates will be accepted: _ IELTS (academic test): min. 7.0 out of 9 _ TOEFL (internet based): min. 95 out of 120 _ TOEFL (paper based): min. 600 out of 677 _ Cambridge English Certificate: C1 Advanced (CAE) or C2 Proficiency (CPE) _ PTE Academic: min. 76

Qualification Requirements

Students seeking admission to the M.Sc. programme 'Mathematics and Computer Science' will need to fulfil the following admission requirements: Bachelor's degree from a German university or an equivalent qualification from a foreign university either in a subject area that closely combines mathematics and computer science, or in a related discipline. Proof of advanced proficiency in English (GER: C1, TOEFL: 95/120, IELTS: 7.0/9.0) Proof of subject-specific knowledge and skills corresponding to those taught in the Bachelor's degree programme 'Mathematics and Computer Science' at Saarland University. Specifically, this requires applicants to show that they have the necessary level of expertise in the following areas: 1) Mathematics (analysis, linear algebra, numerical methods, stochastics) 2) Computer science and informatics (functional and object-oriented programming, algorithms and data structures, software development methods, theoretical informatics) Evidence of the applicant's particular interest in the subject in the form of a personal statement written by the applicant and two letters of recommendation written by referees who know the applicant academically.

Document Requirements

Transcripts (Academic Records): _ a copy of your university entrance diploma _ copies of your 3 most recent degrees (with certified translation, if the original language is not English, German or French) _ a certified list of all attended courses with the respective grades, including an explanation of the grading system Minimal prerequisite is a cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 75% and ranking in the top 10% of the graduating class. Do not apply if you do not satisfy this requirement! Curriculum Vitae (CV) including information on your areas of interest in research, as well as any projects or publications Letters of Recommendation A complete application must have two letters of recommendation.

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
Application directly at the University
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