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Computer Science, Department

Technische Fakultät at the Uni Kiel

Institut für Informatik

  • Christian-Albrecht-Platz 4
  • 24118 Kiel
  • Phone: +49 431 880-4413
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Basic information

Total number of students 1,310
Number of master degree students 115
Percentage of teaching by practitioners 2.0 %

Cooperative Education

Students in cooperative education none

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase 10/14 points

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 66.2 %
Graduations in appropriate time, master's 38.9 %

International orientation

International orientation, bachelor's 2/9 points
International orientation, master's 6/9 points
Outgoing students 0.0 %

Job market- and career-orientation

Contact with work environment, bachelor's 2/11 points
Contact with work environment, master's 3/11 points
Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment 0.9 %
Master theses in cooperation with work environment 1.6 %
Share of professors with work experience no data


Publications per academic 3.1
Third party funds per academic 43.5 T€
Doctorates per professor 0.5

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support 2.3 *
Support in studies rank group not assignable
Courses offered 2.6
Study organisation 1.9
Exams 2.0
Research orientation 2.5
Job market preparation 2.2
Support for stays abroad less than 15 answers
Rooms 2.3
Library 1.9 *
IT-infrastructure 2.5
Overall study situation 2.2

Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses

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Teacher qualification

Teacher qualification programmes teacher qualification degree courses are offered
Teacher qualification centre Link
Teacher Qualification Monitor (in German) Link

Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department none
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Further information provided by the department

  • Special features regarding teaching
    English-language master's degree programme in computer science and various Erasmus partnerships.
  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    English-language master's degree programme in computer science and various Erasmus partnerships.
  • Exchange universities for stay abroads
    Spanien, Universidad de Murcia; Spanien, Universidad de Oviedo; Spanien, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia; Frankreich, Institut National Polytechnique De Grenoble (Grenoble Institute of Technology); Norwegen, Universitetet i Bergen - University of Bergen; Grossbritannien, University of Liverpool; Grossbritannien, University of Portsmouth; Tschechische Republik, Univerzita Karlova - Charles University in Prague; Finnland, Turun Yliopisto - University of Turku; Dänemark, Syddansk Universitet (University of Southern Denmark)
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    The entire campus is equipped with WiFi. The institute has several generally accessible computer rooms. One of these rooms is intended as a student workroom only. The others can be used if they are not occupied for courses. In all of these rooms there is HP ThinClients together with the software and electricity and network connections used in the basic education. Labs for special applications are also available to the work groups for research and teaching, such as databases, multimedia, FPGA, model railways, real time systems.
  • Support for founders
    University Centre for Entrepreneurship, in which members of the department are involved on different levels and offering different services. Members of the department are involved in other services offered by the university and the neighbouring science and technology park. Cooperation with the Digitale Wirtschaft Schleswig-Holstein (DiWiSH) cluster management.
  • Characteristics of assistance to differently abled persons
    Individual advice according to the arrangements set down in the procedural regulations for examinations in the Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes at the university.
  • Characteristics of diversity advancement
    Tutorial for women during the orientation phase at university to facilitate networking and on questions relating to courses in the first semester. Additional options in Arabic for courses in Programming and Mathematics for Computer Science/Informatics A in the first semester, and block courses in Arabic during the non-lecture period in preparation for the aforementioned courses. Option of exercises in English to support self-learning among international students with conditional admission to the Master’s programme.
  • Other special features
    Close contact between teaching staff and students; Very active student council; Specially developed quality assurance process for teaching; Diverse contacts with regional industry; University location with a high recreational value;
  • Further information on research activities
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Last update 2018: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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