Technical University of Munich

Computational Science and Engineering

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Mathematics, Computer Science
English only & German language course
Winter semester: 31 May
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
students from Non-EU/EEA Countries (minus Switzerland): directly at the University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)students from EU/EEA Countries (plus Switzerland): directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in engineering (e.g. mechanical, civil, electrical, engineering, etc), science (e.g. physics, biology, chemistry, etc), informatics/computer science (be aware that CSE is not computer science, M.Sc. Informatics), applied mathematics, or an equivalent subject.

If you have a degree in a computer-related or mathematics discipline, you will need to prove sufficient expertise in an engineering or science subject. This can be obtained by taking the relevant subject as a minor.

In addition, you will need to prove you have the following skills:

  • A solid understanding of mathematics at an advanced level.
  • Knowledge of a modern programming language, e.g. C++, Java, Python, Fortran.

Language Requirements

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

min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Specification: With grades A, B or C.
min 6.5
min 88
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
Specification: With grades A, B or C.
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
You can prove your English language proficiency via the language of instruction in an academic program (e.g. in a bachelor's) by submitting your transcript of records or your degree certificate as evidence. The language of instruction needs to have been English in more than 50% of the program. You should acquire at least a basic level of German language knowledge in your study time. In case you already have knowledge of the German language, please submit the proof as part of the application. The certificate must indicate the highest level of your acquired German language skills. Students who did not provide proof of proficiency in German, are admitted on the condition to complete one module providing integrative knowledge of the German language within the first two semesters of their studies.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:January 01 (German)January 01 (EU)January 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:
Spring semester:

Special Deadline Case:
Winter semester: Due to the current situation, the application deadlines for master's programs for the winter semester 2020/21 will be extended once until June 30th, 2020.
In 11 days free webinar
How to apply via uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
local admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
students from Non-EU/EEA Countries (minus Switzerland): directly at the University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)students from EU/EEA Countries (plus Switzerland): directly at the University
Application Fee:
€ 75 for the first application, € 30 for each additional

Application Documents

  1. Curriculum vitae (one or two pages).
  2. Statement of purpose/motivation letter (two pages at most).
  3. uni-assist (for non-EU/EEA).
  4. Bachelor, master, or diploma degree, together with:
    1. Certified copy of university transcripts.
    2. Translation (if documents are not in German or in English).
    3. Signed analysis of the curriculum.
    4. Ranking list (optional).
    5. Description of the grading system (optional).
  5. English language certificate (see language requirements).
  6. Optional: German language certificate (see language requirements).
  7. Two letters of recommendation (not more).
  8. Additional documents are required for applicants from some countries:
    1. Bangladesh, China, India, Iran, Pakistan: scores of the GRE General test (or the Indian GATE).
    2. China, Georgia, Iran, Mongolia, Vietnam.
  9. Optional: university entrance qualification (including translation).

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website