Your degree, your way:
We design our programmes and courses to be as flexible and innovative as possible—without sacrificing quality. We deliver specialist expertise and innovative learning materials as well as focusing on excellent student services and professional advice. Our programmes are characterised by the effective transfer of subject-specific knowledge and soft skills in order to prepare graduates for the international business world. Our distance learning materials allow you to gain an accredited degree from wherever you are and work around your job or personal commitments.
#1 University in Europe: Join Europe’s largest private university with more than 70,000 students
Digital, Flexible, 100% online: We offer outstanding, innovative digital learning materials and a great online environment for success in your studies wherever you are with online exams 24/7.
Fully Accredited Degree: All our degrees benefit from German state accreditation and are internationally recognized in major jurisdictions such as the EU, US and UK
Study at a 5-star rated University from QS: IU is the first German university that achieved a 5-star rating for Online Learning from QS
International Focus, Practical Orientation: We focus on practical training and an international outlook which gives IU graduates a decisive advantage: 94% of our graduates have a job within six months of graduation and, after an average of two years on the job, 80% move into management. Plus, we work closely with big companies such as Lufthansa, Sixt, and EY to give you great opportunities and insights.
Scholarships available: Depending on your situation, motivation, and background, we offer scholarships that can reduce your tuition fees by up to 80%.
Deepen your computer science knowledge
Have you got a Bachelor’s in IT (or a related discipline)? – Congrats! You’ve chosen a field that’s fast-changing, has its finger on today’s pulse, and that has become the pacemaker for the digital society of the future. In IU’s Master in Computer Science, you continue your journey with a focus on data science, cybersecurity, and artificial intelligence. Due to the unmet demand for experts on these topics, you’ll become a sought-after specialist who can operate in almost any sector. Your Master’s degree in Computer Science will give you all the skills you need to get started in the international job market.
Your professional career in Computer Science
The Master's programme in Computer Science combines central topics of computer science with data science and artificial intelligence: disciplines of increasing importance in the professional world. What’s more, you have the opportunity to gain key skills in cybersecurity. With these skills, you’ll be prepared for a promising professional future in these fields – not just in Germany, but worldwide.
Advantages of an MSc in Computer Science
Become a valuable asset in the Computer Science job marketThe demand for IT specialists will still climb in the future: with your Master in Computer Science, you’ll be a sought-after specialist thanks to the course being taught in English.
Specialise In the Master's programme, you’ll specialise in selected fields through elective modules, for example, Advanced Cyber Security and Cryptology, Blockchain and Quantum Computing or IT Governance, and Service Management.
A short overview of your study
Degree: Master of Science (MSc)
Credits: 120 ECTS
Start of study: Anytime (no fixed start date or enrolment deadlines)Study duration: Different time models available: Full-time (2 years) or Part-Time (4 years) Enrol at any time
Study model: Online study including online exams 24/7