Application – M.Sc. Informatics

Students who have completed, or who are about to complete, a bachelor’s degree in informatics / computer science, or a similar computer-related field are eligible to apply. We will check your transcript for equivalence with the curriculum of our Bachelor's in Informatics program.

Importance of mathematical and theoretical foundations
Equivalent academic qualification in Mathematics and Theory is very important to us. Therefor, if 14 credits or more are missing when comparing your modules to the following group of modules of the BSc. Informatics, your Bachelor's degree is not equivalent and the application will be rejected without further assessment:

  • IN0003 Functional Programming and Verification
  • IN0007 Fundamentals of Algorithms and Data Structures
  • IN0011 Introduction to Theory of Computation
  • IN0015 Discrete Structures
  • MA0901 Linear Algebra for Informatics
  • MA0902 Analysis for Informatics
  • IN0018 Discrete Probability Theory

Please check our general eligibility requirements for Master's programs (GRE etc.).

Please download and complete the form below, sign it and then upload it in your TUMonline application!

Form - Analysis of Curriculum - Informatics

The topics for the scientific essay will be published on 1st September 2022.

  • Online application and submission of required documents:
    For the winter semester: 
    January 1 – March 31: recommended application deadline for applicants who need a visa 
    January 1 – May 31: compulsory application deadline

    For the summer semester: 
    September 1 – October 31: recommended application for applicants who need a visa 
    November 30: compulsory application deadline 
  • No submission of missing application documents after the official application deadline!
  • Admissions decisions made, interview invitations sent via e-mail:    
    For the winter semester: March – September
    For the summer semester: December – March
  • Telephone interviews:
    For international applicants living abroad, an individual date will be arranged when your documents have been checked.
  • Start of program (lecture period):
    Winter semester: 17 October 2022
    Summer semester: 25 April 2022