MSc Computer Science

University of Twente

Program Description

MSc Computer Science

University of Twente

You already know the developments in Information and Communication Technology from the inside. You want to further professionalise your knowledge and skills in this rapidly changing field.

You already know the developments in Information and Communication Technology from the inside. As a day-to-day demanding consumer and as a professional, having obtained your bachelor degree in Computer Science or a related discipline. You want to further professionalise your knowledge and skills in this rapidly changing field. Specialise in specific subjects of your preference, and join a research group. Gain experience in industry.


A Master's programme is the opportunity for that: it prepares you for specialist functions in industry or for a PhD study and a career in science. The Master's programme Computer Science has five specialisations in actual fields of research: Computer Security, Embedded Computing Systems, Information Systems Engineering, Methods and Tools for Verification and Software Engineering.

Program Specializations


- Computer Security
- Embedded Computing Systems
- Information Systems Engineering
- Methods and Tools for Verification
- Software Engineering

Program Structure

The first year of the program will depend on your specific background. And it prepares you for the specialization you choose, within eight basic subjects. In the second year you will further extend your knowledge and skills within the specialization chosen. During half of the second year, you will work on your Master’s thesis, within or outside the faculty. There are a lot of opportunities abroad, for this.

Admission Criteria

The general requirements for admission to a Master programme are:


--A relevant BSc degree* (or equivalent) based on a programme of sufficient academic level and quality to be able to complete the MSc degree course you intend to pursue at the University of Twente.

--For applicants whose mother tongue is a language other than English:

1.Academic IELTS**, overall band score of at least 6.5.

2.TOEFL**, internet based (TOEFL-iBT) of at least 90. Please note that we do not accept “Institutional TOEFL” tests except for the one organized and certified by the Netherlands Education Support Office in Jakarta

3.Nationals of the People’s Republic of China please note: A “NESO-certificate” must be sent to the University of Twente as proof of validity of your qualifications. In order to obtain the NESO-certificate you will need to take the IELTS test. The Netherlands Education Support Office in Beijing does not accept the TOEFL for a NESO-certificate.

4.Indonesian students should take their TOEFL test at one of the centres recognized by the NEC (Netherlands Education Support Offices) in Indonesia.

Please note that exclusively nationals from the USA, U.K., Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and Canada are exempted from the English test requirement.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated September 28, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2018
Duration
Duration
2 years
Full time
Price
Price
1,672 EUR
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Netherlands - Enschede
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per year.€12500/year for non-EU citizens