Admission requirements

Precondition for an enrollment in the master study course Computer Science International is a bachelor degree in computer science or an equivalent degree. Only Bachelor degrees with at least 180 credit points are recognized. The degree must have been achieved with at least 85 % of the CGPA (Cumulative Grade Point Average) or with another grading system with a comparable grade or the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) with at least 500 points.

Proof of at least 18 credit points in Mathematics and at least 12 credit points in Theoretical Computer Science (in particular Computability, Complexity, Formal Language, Formal Semantics and Formal Modeling) must be provided. A maximum of 9 credit points in Theoretical Computer Science can be made up in the course of the first year.

Applicants whose native language is not English must have a TOEFL IBT with at least 94 points, an IELTS with at least 7.0 points or an equivalent test to prove their English language skills. The proof must not be older than two years.


Departmental student advisor, Examination board
Prof. Gero Mühl
Konrad Zuse Building
Room 268
Phone: +49(0)381 - 498 7630
eMail: gero.muehluni-rostockde

Study Office & Examination Office
Mrs Björk-Pagel
A.-Einstein-Str. 2
Room 015a/016
Phone: +49(0)381 - 498 7004
eMail: csi.iefuni-rostockde