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RWTH Aachen University

Computational Social Systems

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Computer Science, Sociology, Psychology
M.Sc.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester: 01 Mar/15 Jul
Summer semester: 01 Sep/15 Jan
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Duration
Free
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Starting
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Application:
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a study program with proportions of computer science, psychology and philosophy. In particular, applicants have to demonstrate knowledge in the subjects listed below with the respective credits. If you only partly fulfill the requirements, there is the possibility to make up for the missing requirements (for up to 40 Credits) during the first three semesters of your master studies. The examination board will decide upon these cases individually.

Required ECTS credits: 180.

  1. Computer science (18 ECTS).
  2. Introduction to programming (8 ECTS).
  3. Algorithms & data structures (8 ECTS).
  4. Databases or software technologies (6 ECTS).
  5. Psychology (14 ECTS).
  6. Statistics (6 ECTS).
  7. Social psychology or cognitive psychology (4 ECTS).
  8. Communication psychology or media psychology (4 ECTS).
  9. Philosophy & ethics (4 ECTS).
  10. Introduction to ethics (7 ECTS).

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
CEFR English
min B2
Cambridge
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
IELTS
min 5.5
TOEFL iBT
min 90
Cambridge
min B2 First (FCE)
Specification: With at least a grade of B.
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language proficiency can also be proven by the placement test of the RWTH Language Center with level B2 (MK 7).

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines


Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of Admission:
without admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
None
Application:
directly at the University
Application Fee:
none

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website