Orientation Study Program at TU Hamburg: Applications are open until August 31st.

Information and Communication Systems

Among the industries with the greatest growth rates is the communications industry which, over the years, has achieved in its products the synergy of the classical disciplines of computer science and networking. The master's program Information and Communication Systems addresses this rapidly evolving area by laying in-depth foundations for the design and implementation of networking infrastructures as well as for the applications running on it.

Fact Sheets

Study program Information and Communication Systems
Degree: Master of Science (M.Sc.)
Study length: 4 Semester
Credit points according to ECTS: 120
Language: English
Type of study: Full-time study
Start of study: Winter semester (October)
Application period: December 1st - March 1st
Admission requirements: see "What are the requirements?"
Admission restriction: No
Dual studies possible: Yes

How is the program structured?

The program is organized as a two-year course (four semesters) which starts on 1st October each year. It includes two semesters of lectures and practical courses and two semesters devoted to work in a research team (project work) and to the preparation of a master’s thesis. The “Master of Science” degree will be awarded. Language of the program is English.

All admission modalities are laid down in the Satzung über das Studium (Statutes on Studying at the TUHH).

The Module Handbook describes the concrete difinitions of a programm's modules and the educational objectives. They also give information about content, recommended precognitions and preparation literature 

The basic conditions of TUHH examinations are regulated by the General Provisions (ASPO) and the current regulation and course plan (FSPO).

What are the requirements?

Please read the admission requirements as well as the specific requirements carefully before application. We also encourage you to take the selftest.

How do I apply?

You can apply annually for the winter semester in the expected period from December 1st to March 1st. We conduct an online application process. Detailed information on the application and admission procedures can be found here:

Further Information

You need more information on expanses and fees, accomodation or language courses?

FAQ for ICS students

We have listet some FAQs for ICS students.

Contact Course Coordinator

Prof. Dr. Riccardo Scandariato
E-22 Software Security
  • Software Security
Blohmstraße 15,
21079 Hamburg
Building BS15, Room 6.003
Dr.-Ing. Koojana Kuladinithi
E-4 Kommunikationsnetze
  • ckk6755
Am Schwarzenberg-Campus 3 (E),
21073 Hamburg
Building E, Room 1.043
Phone: +49 40 42878 3533

Please inquire with study(at)tuhh(dot)de regarding the admission requirements and application procedure.

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The program is accreditated and can be found thematicallyin the research field Cyber-Physical and Medical Systems.