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Master's Programme in Computer Science

Master's Programme in Computer Science
Study at the University of Helsinki and get the skills develop the digital societies of the future.
Study at the University of Helsinki and get the skills develop the digital societies of the future.
Next application period starts 01 December 2020
Scope of studies and length
120 ECTS credits, 2 years
Degree level
Master
Application period
Next application period starts 01 December 2020
Language
Finnish, Swedish, English
Tuition fee per year (only non-EU/EEA citizens)
15 000€
Eligibility to apply for a master's programme requires an applicable bachelor's degree or other equivalent qualification.

How will your program code change the world?

Computer science has a brilliant future! In the Master's Programme in Computer Science, you get the skills that can lead you to create new network solutions, build the future digital society, develop secure digital services, or be involved in a ground-breaking software project. Perhaps you will develop algorithms for utilising genome data in medicine or optimise bus routes using positioning data. Do you wonder about all the things that can be automated? Or would you like to dig deeper and become a researcher?

The master's programme has three study tracks: algorithms, networks and software. Find out more about the programme structure, content and courses from the link below.

How to apply

The quick guide gives you a general overview of the application process and how to apply. Make sure that you meet the admission requirements, prepare your documents in advance and apply when applications are open.

Please note that there is only one intake per academic year. You must submit your application online at the Finnish national application portal Studyinfo. The online application form is open only during the application period. Also the admission requirements for the programme can be found in Studyinfo.

Admission Services

If you have any questions about the admissions process at the University of Helsinki, please contact the Admission Services for guidance and support.