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Academics Master's Degree Applied Computer Science

Applied Computer Science
Master of Science

Applied Computer Science

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Sebastian Hoffmann

The key job of computer science in the different areas of business and research requires a well-grounded and current knowledge that exceeds the first professional degree. During the master program "M.Sc. Applied Computer Science" we convey the knowledge and skills on a high level. Furthermore, the degree is a requirement for the admission of a graduated program in computer science.

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All facts at a glance
Overview
Degree Master of Science (M.Sc.)
Credit Points

120

Duration of Study

2 years

Starting

Annually, starting 1 October and 1 April

Study model Full time
Entrance criteria
  • recognized Bachelor degree (180 ECTS) or a German Diploma in computer science, “virtual realities”, “applied computer science” , “information management” , IT , software development or similar degree courses.
  • good knowledge in Java/C++ or database
  • IELTS 6.5 / TOEFL 80 or other proof of English proficiency
Languages English
Tuition Fees

750 EUR per month + one-time registration fee of 750 EUR

Applicants from countries with a visa obligation need to pay a one-time registration fee of 1,000 EUR and all tuition fees must be paid in advance.

 

 

Content, objective and process of study

Key task of Computer Science

The key task of computer science in the different areas of business and research requires a well-grounded and current knowledge, that exceeds the first academic degree. During the master program "M.Sc. Applied Computer Science" we convey the knowledge and skills on a high level. Furthermore, the degree is a requirement for the admission of a graduated program in computer science.

Examples of optional topics

SAP Enterprise Service Architectures

SAP System, Application, Customization

ABAP Distributed Systems Databases and Data Mining

3D Visualization and Game Development

The program modules

ModulCredit
Points
Required Modules
IT-Security 8
Software Development Practice 8
Information Systems 8
Specialization Module I 8
Software Architecture and Development 8
Advanced Computer Science 8
Specialization Module II 8
Current Topics in Computer Science 4
International Project Management 8
Specialization Module III 8
Electives
(Elective Module) Internship 14
(Elective Module) Research Project 14
Master Thesis Seminar 4
Master Thesis 26
Specialization Business Computing
Applied Research8
Business Information Programming (SAP ABAP)8
Business Information System Technology (SAP Technology)8
In Memory Databases (SAP HANA) 8
Internet & Network Technologies 8
Service Engineering & Management8
Specialization Mobile Computing
Advanced Game Design 8
Applied Artificial Intelligence 8

Applied Research

8
Developing Mobile Applications Systems 8
Developing Mobile Game8
Developing Smart Learning 8
Internet & Network Technologies 8
Specialization Usability Engineering and UX Design
Applied Research 8
Fundamentals towards UX8
Internet- & Network Technology8
Usability Testing & Verification8
UX-Design & Implementation8
Career, perspectives

A master’s degree in informatics increases your chance of securing a lucrative position in the software and IT industry. With our master’s degree you will acquire the necessary knowledge and skills required for different kind of employments. Our graduates are working for large enterprises such as AIRBUS, ADIDAS, AUDI, BOSCH, BMW, BASF, DEUTSCHE BOERSE, DKFZ, SAP, TRIMUPH, VERIVOX, etc. and many more small and medium sized companies. Our programme is also accredited for senior positions in the public sector. Furthermore, a master’s degree qualifies for research e.g. doctoral studies.

Possible jobs

  • Software Ingenieur and architect
  • System analyst
  • System Designer
  • Project manager
Application

If you are interested in our master’s degree program "Applied Computer Science", you can apply online. Please apply here.

If there are any technical problems during the online application or if you have any further questions, please contact us.

Applied Computer Science at SRH University Heidelberg

Prof. Gerd Moeckel and Prof. Ajinkya Prabhune explain why you should study the Master Program Applied Computer Science at SRH University Heidelberg.

Good reasons to study with us

I completed my masters in Informatics from SRH University in 2018. Though, I am from Mechanical Engineering background, the study courses offered at SRH extremely helped me to gain adequate knowledge and finally led me to be a part of SAP. Currently, I am working as a Devops Engineer at SAP SE. Infact, the courses offered at SRH have assisted me to get my desired job. I thoroughly enjoyed all the courses and the guidance provided by the Professors, helped me to be successful in my career.

Srinikitha Kondreddy

Graduate M.Sc. Applied Computer Science 2018

I feel so lucky to be a part of SRH University Heidelberg where I have gained endless moral and ethical values. It is indeed beyond boundaries where potential are harnessed, skills are developed and dreams are realized. The faculties are amazingly friendly, interactive and also very helpful in and outside the campus. They also guide us well and are very supportive. The university is comprised of different people from different nationalities which makes it a global community for diverse learning. SRH University has made the best efforts to provide all the facilities for the students like best Faculties, Infrastructure, Sports campus, etc. The thing I admire the most is the freedom and support to pursue your goals/dreams. Which in my case lead to success in Research & Development and securing a good position in a reputed organization. Conclusively, I would definitely recommend SRH as the best platform for building your career.

Vaibhav Sakharkar

Graduate M.Sc. Applied Computer Science 2017

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Contact

Sebastian Hoffmann

Organisation

Fakultät für Information, Medien und Design
Room arc209
Ludwig-Guttmann-Str. 6
69123 Heidelberg
Telephone +49 6221 6799-200 Send an e-mail

Course Administrator

Gerd Moeckel

Prof. Dr. Gerd Moeckel

Professor

Fakultät für Information, Medien und Design
Studiengangsleitung Applied Computer Science
Room arc208
Ludwig-Guttmann-Str. 6
69123 Heidelberg
Telephone +49 6221 88-3512 Send an e-mail

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