Visual Computing & Games Technology (MSc)

You have a strong interest in the technical side of computer games? You always wanted to know the science behind the entertainment? Then the Master "Visual Computing and Games Technology" is just right for you!

Our graduates qualify as specialists for the booming games industry as well as for other companies with a need for 3D-visualisations, simulations and Serious Games. Alternatively this is the ideal path to join the rapidly evolving interdisciplinary research in the field as a junior scientist.

At a glance

Degree: 
Master's degree
Campus: 
Sankt Augustin
Standard period of study: 
4 semesters
Accreditation: 
Accredited by ASIIN in 2017
Prerequisites: 
For admission to the programme, a professional academic degree (Bachelor or equivalent) in a relevant field of study is required. For your application to be reviewed by the Admissions Committee, a grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 or less on the German grading scale (1=excellent to 5=fail) is necessary. Grades from other countries are converted. Another requirement is sufficient knowledge of concepts, methods and tools in the field of computer science. Such knowledge is usually acquired in an undergraduate course with at least 90 ECTS credits earned by computer-science content.
Language skills: 
Applicants with a German university entrance qualification: English Level B2; Applicants with a foreign university entrance qualification additionally: DSH 2, TestDaF with score of 4 or higher in all four parts of the test or telc C1 Deutsch Hochschule
Start of course: 
winter semester and summer semester
Application period: 
Your application for the winter semester may be submitted between 15 May and 15 Sept.
Semester fee: 
You can find out the current semester fee at: https://www.h-brs.de/en/fees