University of Siegen

Human Computer Interaction

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Computer Science
M.Sc.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Summer semester:  15 Jan
Winter semester:  15 Jul
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 business information systems, computer science, business administration, design, psychology or sociology, or a comparable program, with a relevant share of at least 60 credit points from the above-mentioned subject areas.

GPA Rate 2.50
GPA Comment

The bachelor’s degree must have a grade of 2.5 or better (German GPA system).

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
CERF English
min B2
Cambridge
min B2 First (FCE)
Specification: At least B (173 points).
IELTS
min 6.5
TOEFL iBT
min 94
PTE Academic
min 58
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
If you don't have English as your mother tongue or have not acquired your study qualification at an exclusively English-speaking institution (i.e. not an English-speaking degree program), you must submit one of the tests mentioned above.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester:May 01 (German)May 01 (EU)May 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:November 01 (German)November 01 (EU)November 01 (Non EU)

Application Procedure & Selection


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

Application Documents


If you hold an international Bachelor degree, you need to submit the following documents in order to apply for the HCI program:

Obligatory documents: 

  1. letter of motivation in which you should outline your motivation for applying to the master’s program (maximum two A4 pages or 3000 characters).
  2. German or English Certification of your Degree and current summary of achievements (transcript of records) regarding the course of study (Diploma/Bachelor) qualifying you to study this course (see previous degree field). If the course of study qualifying you for the master’s course has not yet been completed, you will need to provide a provisional final grade (if this is not shown in the summary of achievements, the corresponding certification will need to be provided by the relevant examination office).
  3. Documentation of the required knowledge of the English language (see language requirements).
  4. If required, a performance record of the 60 credits from the above-mentioned disciplines (see the previous degree field). These skills must have been achieved academically.

Optional documents: 

  • Recommended: curriculum vitae in tabular form.
  • Recommended: portfolio (representation of one’s own personality and competencies).

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website