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University of Bonn

Computer Science

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Computer Science
M.Sc.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  15 Sep/01 May
Summer semester:  01 Nov/15 Mar
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 University
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field.

You must also have covered:

  1. At least 18 ECTS credit points in mathematics.
  2. At least 15 ECTS credit points in theoretical computer science.
  3. At least 18 ECTS credit points in programming, software technology, information systems.
  4. At least 10 ECTS credit points for your bachelor's thesis.
GPA Comment

Good to very good bachelor's degree.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
IELTS
min 6
TOEFL CBT
min 213
TOEFL iBT
min 80
TOEFL pBT
min 550
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
Nationals and/or first-degree-holders of the following countries (earned IN the respective countries) do not have to submit a TOEFL or IELTS result: Antigua & Barbuda, Australia, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, English-speaking Canada, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guyana, Republic of Ireland, Jamaica, Kiribati, Liberia, Mauritius, Micronesia, New Zealand, Nigeria, Papua New Guinea, St.Kitts-Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Trinidad & Tobago, United Kingdom, United States, Zambia or Zimbabwe.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester: March 01 (German)March 01 (EU)March 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester: September 01 (German)September 01 (EU)September 01 (Non EU)

Special Deadline Case:
Winter semester: Nationals of the following countries can also apply until the late deadline: Andorra, Australia, Brazil, Canada, El Salvador, Honduras, Iceland, Israel, Japan, Liechtenstein, Monaco, New Zealand, Norway, San Marino, South Korea, Switzerland, USA.
Summer semester: Nationals of the following countries can also apply until the late deadline: Andorra, Australia, Brazil, Canada, El Salvador, Honduras, Iceland, Israel, Japan, Liechtenstein, Monaco, New Zealand, Norway, San Marino, South Korea, Switzerland, USA.

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
Application:
directly at University
Application Fee:
none

Application Documents


Mandatory documents (in English or German):

  1. Bachelor certificate. In case you have not yet finished your bachelor's studies before the application deadline expires, you can apply without a final bachelor's certificate. Please note that the final bachelor's certificate needs to be handed within the first semester of your studies. Otherwise, you will be automatically exmatriculated.
  2. Transcript of records (official university transcript in English or German with credit points according to ECTS). The university only accepts official transcripts of records from the university you graduated from in English or German. Please make sure that your official bachelor's transcript either shows credit points according to the ECTS credit point system or else attach a diploma supplement that explains the credit point system of your university.
  3. TOEFL or IELTS result (see language requirements). Please upload a scanned copy of your result with your online application.
  4. Statement of purpose/motivation letter.
  5. Curriculum vitae.
  6. Name and address of two referees (email and physical address, a template is given on the application form).
  7. Applicants from China and Vietnam: if you have completed your previous education in China or Vietnam, you have to include a Certificate of Authenticity (Echtheitsbestätigung) of your documents issued by the Academic Acknowledgement Bureau in Beijing (Akademische Prüfstelle in Peking) or Hanoi (Akademische Prüfstelle, Deutsche Botschaft Hanoi).

Only complete applications will be considered. 

Applications missing one or more of the mandatory documents listed above will be rejected.

Only applications submitted via the Online Application Form will be considered.

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website