Freie UniversitÀt Berlin

Computational Sciences

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Computer Science, Mathematics
M.Sc.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  31 May
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
Free
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Application:
Uni-Assist
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in one of the following programs or the equivalent degree:

  • Chemistry of the Department of Biology, Chemistry, Pharmacy at the Freie UniversitĂ€t Berlin including at least 10 credit points (CP) in mathematics and at least 8 CP in physics.
  • Physics of the Department of Physics at the Freie UniversitĂ€t Berlin.
  • Geological Sciences of the Department of Earth Sciences at the Freie UniversitĂ€t Berlin.
  • Meteorology of the Department of Earth Sciences at the Freie UniversitĂ€t Berlin including at least 10 CP in mathematics.
  • Geographical Sciences of the Department of Earth Sciences at the Freie UniversitĂ€t Berlin including at least 10 CP in mathematics.
  • Mathematics of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the Freie UniversitĂ€t Berlin including at least 20 CP in computer science, chemistry and/or physics.
  • Computer Science of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the Freie UniversitĂ€t Berlin including at least 20 CP in mathematics, chemistry and/or physics.
  • Engineering Sciences including at least 20 CP in mathematics, chemistry and/or physics.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
CERF English
min B1
Cambridge
min B1 Preliminary (PET)
IELTS
min 4.5
TOEFL CBT
min 130
TOEFL iBT
min 60
TOEFL pBT
min 450
UNIcert
min I
Cambridge
min B2 First (FCE)
Cambridge
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Cambridge
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English proficiency can also be proven by five years of English instruction at school (if the language level is not shown on the school certificate), or by applicants who have obtained their university degree from an educational institution in which English is the language of instruction. Proficiency in German is not required.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



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

Special Deadline Case:
Winter semester: Only for higher semesters: July 1st - August 15th.
Summer semester: Only for higher semesters: January 1st - February 15th.

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
Application:
Uni-Assist
Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Application Documents


 

  1. Graduation certificate with a final grade (if you have completed your studies). If you are applying for a higher subject-specific semester, this document is stringently required.
  2. Official current transcript of records with a final grade.
  3. Official transcript of records for the master’s program and a current certificate of enrollment, only when applying for the higher subject-specific semesters.
  4. If applicable, a current certificate of enrollment, in case you are currently enrolled or have been enrolled at a German university/college after completing your first degree.
  5. Official translations of all certificates if issued in any language other than German or English, issued by sworn translators only or by an institution being entitled to translations for official purposes.
  6. Proof of English or German knowledge, if required for the chosen master’s program.
  7. Proof of other language knowledge, if required for the chosen master’s program.
  8. If applicable, additional study-related skills, if this is a selection criterion for the desired master’s program.

Please check carefully, if you have sent all the required documents with your applicant number via mail to uni-assist in due time. If this is not the case, your application is incomplete and will be excluded from the admission procedure.

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website