Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg

Autonomous Systems

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Computer Science
English only
Winter semester:  15 Jan/15 Aug
Summer semester:  15 Feb/01 Jul
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in computer science, mathematics, natural sciences, or engineering.

Another requirement is sufficient knowledge of concepts, methods, and tools in the field of computer science. Such knowledge is usually acquired in a four-year computer-science course with at least 65% computer-science content. Program applicants who have already graduated from a first level degree course in mathematical/scientific subjects or engineering can be admitted to the program provided that the course had a computer-science content of, as a rule, at least 50%. They must also perform additional assignments, to be specified on an individual basis, worth up to 30 ECTS credits.

Admission is based solely on credentials and academic excellence.

GPA Rate 2.50
GPA Comment

A grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 or less on the German grading scale (1=excellent to 5=fail) is necessary. Grades from other countries are converted to the German equivilant by applying the "Bavarian formula".

Language Requirements

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

CERF English
min B2
min B2 First (FCE)
min 6.5
min 79
Telc English B2-C1 University
min B2
min II
PTE Academic
min 66
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
Exemptions are granted to applicants who meet any of the following criteria: candidates who have earned a bachelor’s degree from universities in Australia, Bahamas, Canada, New Zealand, UK, and US, or candidates who have earned degrees from English-language degree programs in Germany. Scores must be submitted from a test taken within the last 24 months. No German language skills are required for the program.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:November 15 (German)November 15 (EU)November 15 (Non EU)
Summer semester:April 15 (German)April 15 (EU)April 15 (Non EU)

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
directly at University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

Before you start entering your data in the online-application form, please make sure that you have all the required documents ready:

  1. Original Certificate of your first academic degree including transcripts and translation of both documents into either German or English (if they have been issued in languages other these). Transcripts up to one semester before you graduate may replace the certificate and a complete transcript until you graduate. In this case, a conditional admission letter will be issued upon your admission to the program and the hard copies must be presented in order to enroll.
  2. Certificate of APS (for applicants who completed their first degree in China or Vietnam).
  3. Evidence of sufficient English language skills (see language requirements).
  4. Curriculum vitae in table form.

Also, while on the online application, in the field "Letter of Motivation" write about your programming experience (languages, major programming projects) and, if applicable, any robotics experience. Describe any research and development project that you would like to work on during the program if admitted. You may upload this letter of motivation as a PDF file from the field "Checklist". The letter of motivation should be a maximum of 2 sides of a DIN A4 sheet at font size 12 (I.e. ~1200 to 1400 words).


Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg
the University has other campuses --> Tab "University"
GoogleMap loading...

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website