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RWTH Aachen University

Data Analytics and Decision Science

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Computer Science
M.Sc.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  15 Jul/01 Mar
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
€7500
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Application:
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus
Registration Fee & Tuition Information:
Apply before January 31st respectively before April 15th to benefit from our 10% early bird discount.

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (Engineering or Science) in a STEM field (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics).

Applicants need at least:

  1. 15 credit points in the fields of higher mathematics or statistics, database and information systems, programming, algorithms and data structures, complexity theory, quantitative methods/operations research.
  2. 125 credit points mathematics and/or natural sciences (e.g. physics, chemistry, computer science or similar).
Work Experience

Applicants thus need to have at least 12 months of professional work experience.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
CERF English
min B2
Cambridge
min B2 First (FCE)
Specification: With a grade of at least B.
IELTS
min 5.5
TOEFL iBT
min 90
Cambridge
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
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 RWTH Aachen University’s language center (B2). The score reports must not be older than two years by August 1st of the year the degree course you are applying for will start. Exemptions for the language requirements are only applicable for nationals or first-degree holders from the USA, the UK, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, and Australia.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines


Application Procedure & Selection


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

Application Documents


Please provide the following documents for a complete application:

  1. CV.
  2. Motivation letter.
  3. Transcript of records of all your degrees.
  4. Two letters of recommendation.
  5. Proof of professional work experience.
  6. English language certificate (can be handed in later). See the language requirements for more information.
  7. Copy of your degree certificate.
  8. Supplementary sheet (to be downloaded from the system during the process).
  9. APS certificate (if you come from China, Mongolia or Vietnam).
  10. Scholarship application (if needed).
  11. Translation of submitted documents (if your documents are not in English or German).

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website