MSc in Computer Science


Area of Studies

mathematics, informatics



Degree (in English)


  • English
Course Duration

1,5 year (3 semesters)

ECTS points



University of Silesia in Katowice

Tuition and Other Fees

€2,100.00 per semester

Application Deadline(s)

February, 20th

Course Description

Course Profile
Institute of Computer Science offers Master’s degree studies in Computer Science, which duration is 3 semesters. The graduate, exhibiting special proficiency in IT knowledge use both in theoretical and practical aspects, is prepared to undertake a profession in the field of IT in various industries.
Career opportunities
Computer Science Faculty offers MSc in Computer Science programme which aims at educating a graduate especially proficient in IT knowledge use as well theoretically and practically. The Faculty enhances relations between education, research and economy within the frame of knowledge triangle. Wide range of subjects to choose gives students possibilities of creating such an educational path, which corresponds to the students’ scientific interests and professional plans. It fulfills the strategy assumptions, which puts special emphasis on improving the programs flexibility. Special attention should be paid to employer’s co-operation in creating educational programs for IT faculty, contributing to building a system of innovative education. Thanks to such practices, the graduate is competitive at the labour market. The Faculty also refers to the university mission, especially to basic tasks of university, which are shaping moral attitudes in society both on scientific and everyday life foundations.
Graduate from MSc in Computer Science:
• Possesses grounded knowledge and skills in advanced IT fields;
• Possesses skills of analytic and synthetic thinking that allows to non-standard approaches to various practical problems solving requiring analysis, developing or adapting advanced IT technologies;
• Possesses the skill of developing IT solutions on the basis of mathematical models and is able to evaluate these solutions, test them and ensure their security;
• Is aware of importance and results of IT engineer professional activities and understands the meaning of intellectual honesty;
• Can present advanced IT content in verbal and written forms and rationally discuss them;
• Possesses the skill of individual knowledge widening and deepening within the frames of current IT trends.
• Possesses high qualifications and skills in the field of IT that makes him competitive on labour market.
Education Requirements
The programme is open to candidates who have obtained a Bachelor’s (or MSc) degree in Physics, Medical Physics, Technical Physics or in a related field of science.
The admission is dependent on the final grade on the Bachelor's or Master's diploma.
Note: If former stage of candidate's education was not conducted in English, the candidate is required to submit a certificate of fluency in English on B2 level at least.


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