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Physics and Computer Science

Master (2 years) of Physics and Computer Science, 120 ECTS
Mathematics, natural- and computer science

Institution Roskilde University (RUC)
Campus Roskilde
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 9000 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Website https://ruc.dk/en/physics-computer-science-int


Would you like to combine physics and computer science?

The master’s programme in Physics + Computer Science will cover mechanics, relativity theory, astrophysics, condensed matter physics, quantum mechanics, electrodynamics, thermodynamics and statistical mechanics. 

You will learn techniques and theories to analyse, design and construct software systems, including software engineering methods and principles, computer and system architecture, algorithms and data representation and design principles for human-machine interfaces.

Career opportunities 

The programme offers you a wide range of job opportunities in:
  • High-tech manufacturing and development, including in the electronics, computer hardware and pharmaceutical industries
  • The education sector
  • The IT and telecommunications industries in the insurance and pension sectors
  • Companies for which modelling, programming or consultancy plays a key role 
This degree qualifies you for a PhD.

Facts about the programme

Degree: Master of Science (MSc) in Physics and Computer Science.
Language of tuition: The master’s programme is an international programme and the language of tuition is English

Admission

Get an overview of the admission requirements that you must fulfil in order to be considered for admission as a master's student:
How and where to apply

At RUC, you can also enrol as a guest student or as an exchange student:
Admission for Exchange Students
Admission for Guest Students

Tuition fees

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition. 

Further Information

Application Deadlines



February entry (EU/EEA citizens and tuition fee waivers)

Application date
Oct 15
Start date
Feb 01

February entry (non-EU/EEA citizens)

Application date
Sep 01
Start date
Feb 01

September entry (non-EU/EEA citizens)

Application date
Jan 15
Start date
Sep 01

September entry (EU/EEA citizens and tuition fee waivers)

Application date
Mar 01
Start date
Sep 01

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