The Department of Computer Science and Technology h as merged   with the Department of Telecommunications  Science and Technology to form the new Department of Informatics and Telecommunications of the University of Peloponnese (Presidential Decree 70, Government Gazzette 28/05/2013 Α'). The web site of the new department is available at the address  http://dit.uop.gr .

Master of Science Program

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Starting from the academic year 2009-2010 the Department of Computer Science and Technology operates and organizes a program of postgraduate studies leading to a Master of Science degree (MSc) in the field of Computer Science. The following direction will be offered for the academic year 2012-2013:

State of the Art Technologies and Research Areas in Computer Science

Goals of the MSc program

The general goals of the MSc program are summarized as follows:

  • The promotion of knowledge and the development of research in Computer Science and related fields.
  • The specialization in areas of Computer Science that will allow MSc holders to have increased professional qualifications in the related fields.
  • the preparation of scientists and researchers, capable for contributing to the promotion of research, technology and higher education in the field of Computer Science and Technology.

The program direction that will be offered during the academic year 2012-2013 (State of the Art Technologies and Research Areas in Computer Science) is addressed to students that seek to specialize in specific state-of-the-art research issues and acquire the necessary foundations for further research in Computer Science.

Duration of studies

The minimum duration of the MSc program is three (3) semesters. During the first two semesters the postgraduate student takes courses and in the third semester he/she carries out the Master thesis. In exceptional cases the maximum duration may reach five (5) semesters.

Admission Criteria and Deadline for Applications

Graduates of Departments of Faculties of Science and Polytechnic Schools which are domestic or are foreign but are recognized as equivalent and graduates of Departments of Faculties of Technological Applications can be accepted in the MSc program.

The maximum number of entrants is determined each year in the announcement of the program based on the needs of the Department but it cannot exceed 40. Depending on the qualifications of the applicants, it is not necessary that all positions are filled.

The selection of the applicants is made by the Special General Assembly of the Department after the recommendation of the Graduate Student Selection Committee taking into account all data that will result from the submitted documents of each applicant.

Detailed information on the selection criteria and the required documents are available in the call for applications to the MSc program.

Requirements for acquiring the Masters Degree

In order to acquire the masters degree, the student should:

  1. fulfill the fundamental knowledge requirement as defined in the regulations of postgraduate studies (defined on a per-student basis by the Department's assembly.
  2. Accumulate at least 30 ECTS units per semester.
  3. Successfully take the examinations in the required classes.
  4. ndertake and complete a Master thesis in the chosen area.

Course program

The course program is included in the documents attached to this page.

Postgraduate Program Committee

Information

For further information about the program, you can refer to the Department's secretariat (phone no:. +302710 372169, e-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) or to the members of the postgraduate program comittee listed above.

Documents:


Regulation and study program for the academic year 2012-13.

Application as a PDF document and as a Word document.

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 February 2013 19:33  

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