|Study location||Italy, Pavia|
|Nominal duration||2 years (120 ECTS)|
|Awards||(Master degree in Computer Engineering)|
|Tuition fee||€4,500.00 per year
Tuition fee for non-EU students who enter Italy with a study visa is based on flat rate and depends on the citizenship.
|Application fee||€35.00 one-time|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Bachelor’s degree, postgraduate Master’s degree or a three-year diploma or other officially recognised study titles awarded abroad in Engineering. More information about specific academic requirements and our Teaching Committee on the “Requirement” section of this website
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
If the transcript provided by your home school is not in English, you will need to obtain official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
If you are a non European student residing abroad, you need to do a pre-enrollment via Italian Consulate and start the visa procedures. The official admission at the University of Pavia will be possible only after you will have done this pre-enrollment. Please get in contact with the Italian authority in your country as soon as possible (deadline 24 July).
Knowledge of the English language at a level no lower than level B1 of the CEF (Common European Framework). The applicant will have to demonstrate her/his knowledge of the English language, upon enrolling for the Master’s Program, by means of suitable documentation. In the absence of proper documentation, knowledge of the English language will be assessed through a test to be given usually at the beginning of September.
Strong background in the basic subjects and in the characteristic engineering subjects.
Specific requirements for Non-EU applicants:
International students residing abroad have to contact the Italian embassy or consulate in their country and submit a PRE-ENROLLMENT application to our university DIRECTLY to them, the deadlines 2019 are between 7th and 24th July. This is not necessary if you are already in Italy with a regular permit of stay.
Italian Ministry rules 2019
Students can build a strong background with advanced competences in Information Technology and Automation through the Master’s Degree Course in Computer Engineering and they can focus their studying on the economical and management issues typical of firms and markets. At the end of the degree course, the graduate will be able to identify, analyse, formalize and solve main problems, even he more complex ones, typical of computer and automation engineering with an innovative point of view when needed. They also will be able to build a professional and flexible career updated with the evolution of technology.
Embedded and Control System’s Track.
First year classes are focused on Industrial Automation, Advanced Control System, Process Control and robotics system; Embedded and Real-time Systems
Computer Science and Multimedia’s Track.
First year classes are focused on Process Architecture, Processing Palnts, Database, Multimedia systems and technologies.
Job market for a Computer Engineering Graduate offers many possibilities and it is still evolving. The most common professional fields are:
• design and management of information systems
• design and management of architectures, infrastructures and advanced services for networks and Web
• design and analysis of systems of real-time processing and for specialized applications
• design and development of systems and multimedia processing environments
• design of automation systems for the industry and the services
• design, supervision and control of robotic systems
• design methodologies for modeling, simulation and control of complex
2 years (120 credits, see study plan)