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Final Degree: Master of Science 

Information Technology (INFOTECH)

Standard Period of Study: 4 semesters
Start of studies: Winter semester (special deadlines for application)
Teaching Language: English

Information Technology is not only enabling technology but also a driving force behind our society‘s transformation towards an "information society". Computer, Communications, Micro- and Optoelectronics, Embedded Systems and their interaction as well as Computer Hard- or Software represent the technological building blocks, which are based on extensive research, to create solutions for the people of the information age.

The INFOTECH Master's program provides a unique blend of Computer Science and Electronics/Information Engineering courses within one program, enriched by non-technical courses that enable interdisciplinary education and the training of fundamental methods and scientific skills for research and development in information technology.


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Prospective students require a Bachelor of Science degree (or similar) of an at least three-year course of study in the fields of Computer Science, Communications, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Information Technology or Automation.

Module Guide

The Module Guide describes the modules and the required courses belonging to the module.

  • The Module Guide (also called module handbook) is also published in the Campus Management System C@MPUS [de] (please click as follows: choose the degree - click on the book behind the study program's name).
The exam regulation is only availabe in German since it is an official document.
The examination regulations (in German: Prüfungsordnungen) include a survey of the required modules.

Information Technology (INFOTECH) - Master of Science

Prüfungsordnung 7/11/14
Alte Prüfungsordnung

Die genauen Übergangsbestimmungen finden Sie in der neuen Prüfungsordnung vom 11. Juli 2014.

Prüfungsordnung 6/9/09
Satzung zur Feststellung von Konsekutivität von Masterstudiengängen 8/27/12
Satzung über die Änderung der Prüfungsordnungen zur Anpassung an die Lissabon-Konvention (§ 36a LHG) 3/11/13
Admission Restrictions
  • Degree in a Bachelor of Science study program or another first degree from university in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology or another study program with similar content and qualified exam results
  • Local admission restriction
  • An institute-specific selection process

The complete information on the admission process, required knowledge of English, and the criteria for the assessment of professional suitability can be found in the admission regulations.

Language requirements
  • Good knowledge of English, proven with a language certificate
    The study program is being taught in English.

Closing Date

February 15 for a start of studies in September (of the same year).

Graduates will find employment opportunities in research and development (R&D), technical management or business sectors of industrial companies around the globe or continue with their scientific qualification towards a doctoral degree.

As all Master's programs, this degree allows for pursuing a dissertation or further habilitation. For non-EU nationals it is the key for a work permit.

The quality of this degree program has been certified.


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Emna Eitel

Program Manager INFOTECH; Manager International Service Point Faculty 5