Full time & Part time Any Month MSc 12 months (60 ECTS)

About the course

Exceptional job security, uncommonly high starting salaries, diverse job opportunities across industries: Welcome to Computer Science!

In the master programme Computer Science at IU Online you will deepen your knowledge in the field of cyber security. Within one year, knowledge about cyber security, data protection and cryptology is taught, adapted to the current state of research and technology. In order to be best prepared for your future career, these areas will be taught practically with different projects. With IU, you can study from the comfort of your home, 100% online.

Your career in Computer Science

Private sector, public service or freelance: Computer scientists are in a very high demand in all branches of industry, including finance, automotive, commerce and many more. Our Master

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Entry Requirements

Master (60 ECTS):
- Completed undergraduate study from a public or officially recognized university/higher education institution (240 ECTS).
- If you have less than 240 ECTS on your university degree, begin your studies after having passed our admission test TASC.
- Final grade of at least "Satisfactory" or grade C (as commonly used in the U.S and Canada).


MA 60 ECTS: starting from 849 euros per month* (scholarships available)

 Course Content

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Are you and IU International a match? Find out in their webinar! 
On April 21st you can join their virtual introduction to IU International and their programmes. Get to know IU’s team and ask all your questions. 

Date and Time: 21st of April 2021 at 3:00 PM (GMT+1) 





On Wednesday, 28th of April IU is hosting virtual introductions, so you can understand what studying with IU is like and get the most up-to-date information about pricing, scholarships, eligibility, and more. It's also a great chance for you to ask any questions in a live Q&A session so you can get the answers you’ve been looking for directly. 

Date and Time: 28th of April 2021 at 3:00 PM (GMT+1) 





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Student Profile(s)

Max Euler

Turning a hobby into a profession: IU alumnus Max Euler realised this dream when he founded R3PREZ3NT, an agency focused on professional gamers and corporate consulting. He developed the concept during his studies at IU and wrote his bachelor’s thesis on eSports.

"My degree programme at IU gave me the tools to start my own business."


• IU is International: IU is proud of its large international network which continues to grow.
• IU is Digital: IU are experts in innovative, online learning and allow students to study easily from any device with digital tools, a large online library, and learning materials.
• IU is Flexible: Students who study online with IU, can choose between full-time or part-time study models and choose when they want to learn—great for people who have work or family commitments.
• IU is Practical: In addition to practical knowledge, students have access to advisors, a huge network of international students and alumni, and connections to 6,000 IU partners.
• And, of course, quality: IU and its programmes are certified and accredited and have won many awards. It has achieved top ratings on the CHE ranking and top marks for online studies in the QS Stars ratings. At a teaching level, professors at IU all have at least five years’ industry experience in their field to ensure students gain relevant and insightful knowledge.

Value of Scholarship(s)

Save 3.333€ On Your Tuition Fee or Apply for Scholarship


IU has always aimed to enable as many motivated students as possible, from any background, to access further education. They continue to offer scholarships to students who are high academic achievers, female leaders in technical fields, great contributors to society, and more. For online students at IU, scholarships of up to 80% and guaranteed discounts of 3.333 EUR are available! So, students can save a huge amount on tuition fees, not to mention the costs saved by learning at home without the need to travel or pay for accommodation.

Application Procedure

1. Complete and submit your online application
2. Get contacted by your personal study advisor within 48 hours
3. Discuss your scholarship or discount opportunities based on your work experience and academic performance with your study advisor

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