MA in Computer Science

General

Program Description

  • Degree to obtain: MA in Computer Science
  • Duration: 4 semesters (2 academic years)
  • Language of instruction: English
  • ECTS points: 124

Programme description

The programme encompasses algorithms analysis, network programming, distributed systems, databases, internet portals, artificial intelligence, neural networks and genetic algorithms. In the course of the studies, participants get professional knowledge that enables them to work at the offices of public administration, as well as the institutions of the European Union. The graduates are awarded the Master’s degree in Computer Science.

The graduates of this programme will acquire: knowledge of the rudiments of Computer Science that enables them to solve computer problems single-handedly and implement their solutions, proficiency in programming, the understanding of computer's specification and complexity, basic skills in preparation, implementation and verification of computer software, ability to use computer tools in practice and knowledge that facilitates fast adaptation to dynamically changing computer reality.

The graduate can find employment as a supervisor of computer systems, a programmer, an operator and service attendant of information systems as well as, after completing additional requirements, a Computer Science teacher.

Tuition

The charge of 2000 PLN/year applies for Polish and the EU/EFTA citizens. 2500 EUR/year for students from outside the EU/EFTA, exclusive of an additional 120 EUR charge that covers administrative fee. For students of Polish origin, the tuition is reduced by 50%.

Deadline for application

15 July 2018

Requirements

Candidates holding higher education (Bachelor) diplomas or Master degrees may apply. A transcript of records showing the subjects/grades and a certificate of proficiency in English for foreigners (unless the first degree was taught in English) are required.

Last updated Apr 2018

About the School

The highly respected University of Lodz is one of the leading institutions of higher education in Poland. It was established in 1945 as a successor of educational institutions active in Lodz in earlie ... Read More

The highly respected University of Lodz is one of the leading institutions of higher education in Poland. It was established in 1945 as a successor of educational institutions active in Lodz in earlier times. The 13 faculties of the University provide programmes in 90 fields of study and 165 specializations. In addition, the University offers doctoral programmes, more than 70 postgraduate curricula including an MBA programme, and programmes financed by the ESF. Our students, together with those studying in Lodz within exchange programmes, come from about 90 different countries. In this truly international atmosphere everyone can experience the cultural diversity of both the city and the institution. Read less