Informatics Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Study Discipline: Science & Mathematics
Study Programme Details
City: Karlsruhe
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on an enriching academic journey in the field of Informatics with our Master of Science (M.Sc.) program. Designed to empower students with advanced knowledge and skills, this program offers a flexible curriculum tailored to individual interests and career aspirations. Over a period of 2 years, students will delve into various aspects of computer science, earning a total of 120 credit points. With no compulsory courses, students have the freedom to shape their academic path according to their passions and goals.


Our Master of Science program in Informatics provides a platform for exploration and innovation. With a diverse range of research-oriented courses to choose from, students can customize their learning experience to focus on specific areas of interest. The program offers variable subject sizes, allowing students to concentrate on in-depth studies or explore a broader spectrum of topics. Additionally, students have the opportunity to enhance their professional skills through supplementary subject modules and interdisciplinary key qualifications. From pursuing a master’s thesis at another faculty to collaborating with industry partners, our program opens doors to a multitude of opportunities for academic and professional growth.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field
  • Minimum of 180 ECTS points with coursework in theoretical and practical computer science, mathematics, and technical computer science
  • Proficiency in the German language at level B1 or higher for foreign nationals
  • Successful completion of an aptitude interview (if minimum requirements are not met)
  • Theoretical foundations
  • Algorithm engineering
  • Cryptography and security
  • System architecture
  • Parallel processing
  • Software engineering and translator construction
  • Design of embedded systems and computer architectures
  • Telematics
  • Information systems
  • Robotics and automation
  • Computer graphics and geometry processing
  • Anthropomatics and Cognitive Systems
  • Core modules (e.g., Algorithms II, Computer graphics, Real-time systems, etc.)

Tuition fee per semester:

  • International: 1500 EUR
  • Domestic: No tuition fee

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of our program are well-prepared to excel in diverse roles within the rapidly evolving field of Informatics. Whether they choose to pursue careers in software development, data analysis, cybersecurity, or research, our students are equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to thrive in today’s digital landscape. Alumni have secured positions in leading companies, research institutions, and academic organizations, making significant contributions to the advancement of technology and innovation.

Visa Requirements:

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