About this course
The Master Programme in Computer Science offers a broad education with an emphasis on knowledge and analytical skills, providing a sustainable value. Each student gets an individual study plan and the opportunity to create his/her own specialisation. All courses focus on problem solving and general principles rather than particular programming languages or tools. Your education is based on current research taught by internationally renowned researchers at Uppsala University. This will prepare you well for an international career in companies and/or at a university.
- A bachelor degree, equivalent to a Swedish degree of at least 180 credits, (i.e. three years of full-time studies) including at least 90 credits in Computer Science: Programming, Algorithms and Data Structures, Computer Architecture, Operating Systems, and at least 30 credits in Mathematics.
- Proof of skills in English to a level corresponding to English B in the Swedish secondary school. This is normally attested by means of an internationally recognised test with the following minimum scores:
- IELTS: an overall mark of 6.5 and no section below 5.5
- TOEFL: Paper-based: Score of 4.5 (scale 1-6) in written test and a total score of 575. Internet-based: Score of 20 (scale 0-30) in written test and a total score of 90