Master Computer Science and Engineering

ECTS points
Education type
Master program
Two years
Master of Science (MSc)

CSE: applying your knowledge in the fastest-growing, high-tech region of the netherlands

computing innovation: next-level engineering

You know for a fact that computer science makes the world go round and there's nothing you'd rather do than to tinker with data handling and analysis, algorithms, and theory.

A master's degree in Computer Science and Engineering? It could be your perfect fit. In the heart of the Brainport region, where businesses ranging from startups to multinational market leaders thrive, your engineering skills truly make a difference. 

A master's degree in Computer Science and Engineering all-round prepares you to build and accelerate the secure, trustworthy, and reliable systems of the future.

CSE at TU/e: facts and figures

  • An average yearly inflow of more than 100 students.
  • A program that lasts 2 years.
  • CSE offers 3 exciting and comprehensive focus areas.
  • Close collaboration with industry players.
  • A strong focus on algorithmics and a systemic approach, mindful of social impact.
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The EIT -DS program will be discontinued at our University. From AY 2023-2024 the TU/e will not accept any new (EIT-entry) students for this program. Students that have already started their program at another university in AY2022-2023 (EIT-exit) will be allowed to finish their studies at TU/e in 2023-2024.

A distinctive feature of the EIT Digital Master School: you will study at two top universities in two different European countries.

You acquire in-depth technical skills in scalable data collection techniques and data analysis methods. You will learn and develop a range of tools and technologies that relate to data capture, processing, storage, transfer, analysis, visualization and related concepts (eg data access, data rates and data privacy).

Erasmus Mundus Joint Master: Big Data Management and Analytics

This joint Master in Big Data Management and Analytics (BDMA) is designed to provide understanding, knowledge, and skills in the broad scope of fields underlying business intelligence and big data. A collaboration between leading universities in Belgium, Spain, Germany, the Netherlands and France, the program prepares students to answer the professional challenges of our data-driven society through a strong connection with industry.


This program is NVAO-accredited. In the Netherlands, the NVAO assesses the internal quality assurance of universities and colleges and the quality of their programs.