Computer Sciencepart time degree programmes for professionals, distance studies, part time, full time
Master of Science (MSc)
Standard period of study (amount)
Overview and admission
Summer and Winter Semester
Area of study
Databases, IT Architecture, Software Engineering, Data Science, Process analysis, Company Formation and Management
This degree course offers talented people who want to use their knowledge and interest in programming and technology to achieve a successful career in information technology the best way to become a qualified specialist and manager. The degree course is highly application-related and ideally prepares you for the complex areas of responsibility in later professional life. It is suitable for all areas of business informatics, technical informatics or general handling of software and IT. After completing your Master's degree course, you will have the necessary knowledge for all relevant fields of activity. With the holistic approach of AKAD University as a distance learning university, you will acquire all the essential knowledge in connection with digitisation, quality control or the management of IT systems during the course of your flexible degree programme. If you already have a certificate of academic degree (Bachelor's degree course or Diploma degree), this is an extremely rewarding option. Depending on the degree course, we can credit up to 60 ECTS towards your desired course, which allows you to save on tuition fees and possibly even shorten your length of studies. By the way: as a student of this distance learning course, you will be able to participate in a three-week study session in Sacramento: the <a href="Das AKAD California Campus Program: Einzigartig in seiner Art target="_blank">California Campus Program</a>!
To enrol in the consecutive Master's degree programme in Computer Science, you need a successfully completed university degree in Computer Science, Business Informatics, Medical Informatics or a successful university degree in the field of Computer Science or an equivalent degree. Admission requirement to the degree course version with 120 ECTS is a university degree with at least 180 ECTS. Admission requirement to the degree course version with 90 ECTS is a university degree with at least 210 ECTS.
Winter semester (2023/2024)
Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants
Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students
It is possible to start the course at any time. Studies can be extended by 6, 12 or 18 months free of charge.
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