FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg

Artificial Intelligence

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Computer Science, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning
English & German
Winter semester: 15 Jul
Summer semester: 15 Jan
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus

Course Description

Due to its international orientation, most courses of the master’s programme are offered in English. Some courses and examinations may be offered in German.


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in informatics or computer science. Applications based on degrees from related fields may also be successful, but students may have to submit to an oral entrance examination to guarantee familiarity with the material necessary to successfully participate in the master’s-level courses of this program.

Language Requirements

The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

CERF English
min B2
min 560
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
Some courses and examinations may be offered in German. The program does not formally require any proficiency in German. However, any international students participating in the AI Master will benefit greatly from learning German.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
without admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
directly at the University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

Application documents:

  1. Your Curriculum Vitae ( CV).
  2. Your letter of motivation (VERY IMPORTANT, please tell them WHY you chose AI Master at FAU).
  3. Your secondary school’s leaving certificate (and English translation) (High school certificate).
  4. University entrance exam (if available, e.g. Iran).
  5. Your university certificates (and English translation). In case you do not have your bachelor certificate at the time of applying to FAU, a confirmation of your university is needed that you will get the bachelor´s certificate soon.
  6. The international transcript (grades sheet) of the courses you have attended.
  7. TOEFL score report (OR other proof of English, in case your bachelor has been in English, confirmation of the university is sufficient).
  8. APS certificate (China).
  9. Any certificates of English or German language courses you have taken part in.
  10. GRE is not mandatory, but if you have a certificate it is very helpful.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website