Deze opleiding

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This master's programme offers stimulating, significant and innovative research at an internationally renowned institute and combines theoretical, experimental and applied approaches.

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locatieLeiden
diplomaMSc
typeregulier, 120 EC
start1 februari, 1 september
taalvolledig English
opleidingsduur2 jaar voltijd
accreditatiesNVAO
croho-code60300
numerus fixusnee
honoursheeft honours track
The Computer Science master's programme offers six specialisations that combine excellent theoretical teaching with possibilities for applied work with industrial relevance. This is achieved by intensive collaboration with companies at the Leiden Centre of Data Science. Course themes include topics such as Evolutionary Algorithms, Neural Networks, Databases and Data Mining, Swarm-Based Computation, Bayesian Networks, Multimedia Systems, Embedded Systems and Software, Advanced Compilers and Architectures, Bio-Modeling and Petri Nets.

The programme is open for students with an internationally recognized bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent. You will be trained as an independent researcher, equipped with the necessary skills to advance your career as a computer scientist.
Discover why our students choose the Computer Science master's programme

Waarom aan de Universiteit Leiden?

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Why study Computer Science at Leiden University?
  • Interdisciplinary research opportunities as well as industrial applications provide you with exciting possibilities.
  • You will benefit from our diverse collaborations and the possibilities for internships and projects with our partners such as BMW, ING and Strukton.
  • You have ample of opportunities to assemble your own study path: an individually tailored programme will be designed for each student.

Studieprogramma

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specialisaties

specialisatie

The Computer Science and Science Communication and Society master's specialisation focuses on the interaction between science and society.

Increasingly, the general public wants to be and needs to be informed about scientific topics. At the same time, scientists need to show accountability to the general public about their research. In this specialisation you bridge the gap between experts and the public by combining high quality research in computer science with extensive training in science communication. After completion you have obtained the necessary knowledge and skills to either become science communicator with a strong background in computer science, or a scientist with a communicating mindset.

Do you want to bridge the gap between scientific research and the public? Want to combine high quality research in computer science with professional science communication? Then, this master's specialisation is an excellent opportunity for you. You will be prepared for a career as a science or health communicator, policy maker, PR officer, science journalist, health officer, museum educator or a researcher with a communicating mindset.

specialisatie Computer Science and Education (NL)

The master's specialisation Computer Science and Education prepares you for a career as a teacher in secondary schools.

Computer Science and Education optimally prepares you to teach the subject of computer science to secondary school students, based on a solid background of high quality research in computer science. The programme comprises a one-year Computer Science component, followed by an education component in the second year. This master's specialisation uniquely enables you to make a relevant impact on society by educating today's secondary school pupils for tomorrow's challenges in the field of computer science.

Onderwijs

taal van onderwijs100% en
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onderwijsvormen
colloquium, computer exercise, lecture, individual assignment, literature study, oral presentation, research, working group, self study
study abroad
Because of the tailor made construction of the programme students get the opportunity to study abroad. There is the option to follow elective courses abroad or you can conduct your research project at a university or in industry abroad.
honours-/excellence program Leiden Leadership Programme

Do you like a personal challenge in leadership? Then join the Leiden Leadership Program.

In the one-year Leiden Leadership Program, you work on developing your personal leadership skills through an assessment, training, seminars and a practice assignment in an organisation. You discover and develop your qualities in the context of an organisation. The goal is to learn how to work intensively with other professionals and learn how to use their qualities. With the Leiden Leadership Programme, a Dutch-based honours programme, you will be able to follow 20 EC next to your Leiden, The Hague or Delft master's programme.

Toelating en kosten

startmomenten

1 februari 2020

aanmelding deadline : 1 december 2019
collegegeld nog niet bekend

1 september 2019

aanmelding deadline : 15 juni 2019
wettelijk tarief : € 2083 (€1042 in het eerste jaar)
niet-EU/EER studenten : € 18300

1 september 2020

aanmelding deadline : 15 juni 2020
collegegeld nog niet bekend

https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/education/study-programmes/master/computer-science/admission-and-application/application-procedure
toelatingseisen

taaltoets

vooropleiding
a BSc degree Computer Science or a BSc degree with a major in Computer Science

reference letter

motivatiebrief

inbegrepen in collegegeld
examination

estimated monthly costs

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bedragkostenpost
350kamerhuur in Leidenrond het landelijk gemiddelde
22internet+tv
152boodschappen/kostgeld
32telefoon
117verzekeringen
172collegegeldop basis van € 2060 per jaar
80studieboeken en -spullen
29drinken/snoep/snacks
77uiterlijkkleding, kapper, schoenen
30contributies/abonnementen
132vrije tijdstappen, uit eten, vakantie
42vervoernaast de OV-kaart
45overig

€ 1218totale maandelijkse uitgaven landelijk gemiddelde is € 1181
Hiernaast staat een overzicht van de gemiddelde kosten die een uitwonende student heeft. Niet iedere student heeft met iedere kostenpost te maken. Het totaalgemiddelde is dus niet gelijk aan de optelsom van alle kostenposten.

Bekijk ook de uitgebreide toelichting: wat kost studeren?

Studenten en studentenleven

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124 studenten volgen deze opleiding
19% daarvan is vrouw
22 eerstejaars gestart in 2017
36% daarvan is vrouw
27713 studenten aan de Universiteit Leiden
59% daarvan is vrouw
bron: StudieData

Op kamers in Leiden

31058studenten studerend
12630studenten woonachtig   
€ 350gemiddelde kamerprijs
kamer betaalbaarheid
20 m2gemiddelde kameroppervlak
kamer beschikbaarheid
bron: Nationale Studenten Enquête

Keuzehulp

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Studievergelijker

1/11 Universiteit Leiden
Computer Science
star Keuzegids topopleiding 2018  1e  78
€ 350 gemiddelde kamerhuur
22 eerstejaars
36% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
2/11 Universiteit Leiden
Computer Science and Advanced Data Analytics
star Keuzegids topopleiding 2018  1e  78
€ 350 gemiddelde kamerhuur
22 eerstejaars
36% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
3/11 Universiteit Leiden
Computer Science and Science Communication and Society
star Keuzegids topopleiding 2018  1e  78
€ 350 gemiddelde kamerhuur
22 eerstejaars
36% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
4/11 Universiteit Leiden
Bioinformatics
star Keuzegids topopleiding 2018  1e  78
€ 350 gemiddelde kamerhuur
22 eerstejaars
36% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
5/11 Universiteit Leiden
Computer Science and Education (NL)
€ 350 gemiddelde kamerhuur
22 eerstejaars
36% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Nederlandstalig
6/11 TU Delft
Data Science & Technology
€ 312 gemiddelde kamerhuur
72 eerstejaars
36% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
7/11 TU Delft
Computer Science
€ 312 gemiddelde kamerhuur
72 eerstejaars
36% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
8/11 TU Delft
EIT Master ICT innovation
€ 312 gemiddelde kamerhuur
72 eerstejaars
36% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
9/11 TU Delft
Software Technology
€ 312 gemiddelde kamerhuur
72 eerstejaars
36% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
10/11 Universiteit Twente
Computer Science
€ 250 gemiddelde kamerhuur
? eerstejaars
NAN% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
11/11 Amsterdam VU
Computer Science
€ 424 gemiddelde kamerhuur
? eerstejaars
NAN% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
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Feiten en / studie in cijfers

studentoordelen

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opleiding
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algemeen oordeel4.04.0
inhoud4.13.8
docenten4.13.8
studiefaciliteiten3.83.6
studielast3.83.4
studiebegeleiding3.83.6
De Nationale Studenten Enquete is het grootschalige onderzoek van de overheid onder studenten in Nederland naar de kwaliteit van opleidingen aan hogescholen en universiteiten.
In 2017 hebben meer dan 280.000 studenten hun oordeel gegeven over hun studie en instelling.

Computer Science aan de Universiteit Leiden is beoordeeld door 36 respondenten. Gemiddeld waarderen ze de opleiding met 4.0 uit 5.

Na de studie

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With an MSc in Computer Science you are well prepared for broad array of career prospects in research or industry. The master's degree is an excellent stepping stone for pursuing a PhD degree.

Beroepsperspectief / arbeidsmarkt

With a Leiden degree in Computer Science you will have cultivated an analytical mind and a problem-solving attitude. Based on these qualities, you enjoy a wide variety of career opportunities, in research as well in commercial or industrial environments.
Your job perspectives with a master's degree in Computer Science are excellent and diverse. They range from software engineer to product manager, from researcher to IT-manager, and from engineering to financial applications, from business intelligence specialist to service manager or consultant. And the demand is constantly growing. With this education, 96.9% of all graduates have a full-time job, and they find a job within an average time of 1.3 months.

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Contact

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E: studielijn@leidenuniv.nl
T: +31 (071)5271111
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