Master Program in Informatics (1 year)

University of Borås

Program Description

Master Program in Informatics (1 year)

University of Borås

Master Program in Informatics

The overall goal of the Master's program in Informatics is that students will develop advanced skills and knowledge in the subject of informatics.

After completion of the program, the student will show:

Knowledge and understanding

  • knowledge and understanding in their major field of study, including both an overview of the field and deeper knowledge of certain parts of the field and insight into current research and development,
  • deepened knowledge of methods applicable to informatics,

Skills and abilities

  • ability to integrate knowledge and to analyze, assess and deal with complex phenomena, issues and situations, even with limited information,
  • ability to independently identify and formulate issues and to plan and to carry them out within specified time frames,
  • ability to verbally and in writing, to present and discuss their conclusions and the knowledge and arguments behind them, in dialogue with different groups,
  • the skill required to participate in research and development work or to work in other advanced contexts.

Entry Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree, 180 credits, in Informatics (or equivalent).
  • Verified knowledge of English corresponding to the course English B/6 in the Swedish Upper Secondary School.
For further information about English language proficiency, please view:


A completed program leads to a Degree of Master of Science (60 credits) with a major in Informatics.

Further information

Teaching is normally in English. The course literature is in English.

The training is mainly organized on campus, with elements of some courses that support flexible learning.

The program provides national and international co-operation with relevant courses from other institutions for higher education after individual agreement/assessment on the student's request.
This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated February 8, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 2019
1 year
Full time
99,000 SEK
per year. No tuition fee-EU/EEA citizens
Sweden - Borås, Västra Götaland County
Start date : Aug. 2019
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Aug. 2019
Sweden - Borås, Västra Götaland County
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