The MSc Informatics can be completed entirely in English.
Winter semester: 31 May
Summer semester: 30 November
The Department of Informatics of Technische Universität München (TUM) is one of the biggest and most renowned Informatics departments in Germany. With more than 60 professors and more than 32 chairs, students can find a competent contact partner for any subject related to computer science.
The programme offers a large variety of courses, and allows students to focus their studies on their preferred areas. They can specialise by choosing up to three of these areas:
- Computer Graphics and Vision
- Databases and Information Systems
- Digital Biology and Digital Medicine
- Engineering Software-Intensive Systems
- Formal Methods and their Applications
- Machine Learning and Analytics
- Computer Architecture
- Computer Networks and Distributed Systems
- Security and Privacy
- Scientific Computing and High Performance Computing
Additionally, the curriculum covers an interdisciplinary project (in Mathematics, Medicine, Business Administration, Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering) and soft skills courses.
Students acquire an advanced research competence in informatics. The programme encourages and enables students to work independently according to high academic standards. Furthermore, students develop an understanding of an exemplary application area, with the corresponding terminology and way of thinking, and thereby acquire interdisciplinary competence.
The programme qualifies graduates to participate in a PhD programme, for leading software development projects, and for executive positions in business and management. Graduates can work in research and application in all phases of Software Engineering, from specification, design and analysis to development, implementation, and proof of correctness.